in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Mine
- #995 All Time
Pronunciation of Mya
How popular is the name "Mya" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|2005||3,203||3,203||0||#98 girl name|
|2006||3,354||3,354||0||#102 girl name|
|2009||3,400||3,400||0||#98 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Mya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 47,434 babies born with the name Mya in the United States. That's more than enough Myas to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Mya" was in 2009 with a total of 3,400 babies. (That's a lot of baby Myas)
According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Mya" ranks #42 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Iowa. Imagine that, 59 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 2008. Across the entire United States a total of 3,335 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Mya popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Mya in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Mya" mean? The list below shows the origins of Mya as well as things modernly associated with the name Mya such as celebrities named Mya.
Origin and Meaning of Mya
The name "Mya" is of American origin, and it means "Mine". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Mya Harrison is a singer-songwriter, record producer, dancer, and designer specializing in R&B, hip hop, edm, and soul music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1998 to present. Mya was born in 1979 as Mya Marie Harrison in Washington, D.C., U.S.
M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.
Y is for young, the years never show!
A is for altruism, the unselfish you.
Your name in reverse order is "Aym". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Mya". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Mya born Oct 11, 1997
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Turkey approximately on 1225. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Name poster for Mya
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.