Maiya

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Maiya

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  • A user from New Zealand says the name Maiya is of Unknown origin and means "Maiya is a Brave, confident and independent girl.".
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Notable Persons Named Maiya

Maiya was born on November 1st, 1985 in Tokmok.

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Maiya Williams is a screenwriter, television producer, and author. Maiya was born on December 18th, 1962 in Corvallis, Oregon.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 5 5 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 10 10 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 14 14 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 11 11 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 9 9 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 20 20 0
1991 23 23 0
1992 24 24 0
1993 46 46 0
1994 75 75 0
1995 110 110 0
1996 126 126 0
1997 111 111 0
1998 144 144 0
1999 150 150 0
2000 213 213 0
2001 141 141 0
2002 128 128 0
2003 132 132 0
2004 115 115 0
2005 167 167 0
2006 146 146 0
2007 194 194 0
2008 202 202 0
2009 210 210 0
2010 186 186 0
2011 169 169 0
2012 160 160 0
2013 131 131 0
2014 114 114 0
2015 145 145 0
2016 111 111 0
2017 120 120 0

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Popularity of Maiya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Maiya

  • How Popular is the name Maiya? Maiya is the 4,555th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Maiya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,734 babies born with the first name Maiya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maiya to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maiya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Maiya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maiya is Tuesday, February 11th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Maiya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maiya was in 2000 with a total of 213 babies.
  • Random Maiya Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maiya ranks 92nd in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 11 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Maiya: Your name in reverse order is Ayiam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aaymi. How do you pronounce that?

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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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