• 9k Amya


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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Amya mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Amya

"Amya" is a name of American origin, and it means "Night Rain". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name

How popular is the baby name Amya in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1995 6 6 0
1997 10 10 0
1998 42 42 0
1999 168 168 0
2000 458 458 0
2001 426 426 0
2002 403 403 0
2003 706 706 0
2004 716 716 0
2005 712 712 0
2006 666 666 0
2007 670 670 0
2008 640 640 0
2009 583 583 0
2010 494 494 0
2011 446 446 0
2012 429 429 0
2013 439 439 0
2014 335 335 0
2015 303 303 0
2016 286 286 0

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Popularity of Amya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Amya

  • How Popular is the name Amya? Amya is the 2,639th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Amya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,938 babies born with the first name Amya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Amya to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Amya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Amya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Amya was in 2004 with a total of 716 babies.
  • Random Amya Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Amya ranks 91st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 30 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Amya: Your name in reverse order is Ayma. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Amay. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Amya born Feb 8, 1934

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Korea approximately on 750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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