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Naya

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4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
221
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Naya mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Naya

"Naya" is a name of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Renewal, Fresh". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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  1. A female given name, a less common spelling of Naja.

Notable Persons Named Naya

Naya Rivera is an actress, singer-songwriter, and model. She was most active from 1991 to present. Naya was given the name Naya Marie Rivera on January 12th, 1987 in Valencia, California, U.S.

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Naya is a world music and arabic music singing. She was most prominent from 2007 to 2007. Naya was born on April 11th, 1992. Naya is also known as Nibal.

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Naya Samuel is an athlete for the FC Chabab.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Naya

Rokurō Naya was a voice acting in japan and voice actor. Their career lasted from 1954 to 2014. Rokurō was born on October 20th, 1932 in Tokyo, Japan. They left this life on November 17th, 2014.

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Gorō Naya was an actor, voice acting in japan, narration, theatre director, voice actor, and narrator. Their most notable accomplishments were from 1951 to 2012. Gorō was born on November 17th, 1929 in Hakodate, Hokkaido. They passed away on March 5th, 2013.

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Beverly Naya is an actress. She has been prominent since 2008. Beverly was born on April 17th, 1989 in London.

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Naya is a world music and arabic music singing. She was most prominent from 2007 to 2007. Naya was born on April 11th, 1992. Naya is also known as Nibal.

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Carlo was born in 1816. He left this life in 1882.

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Juan was born on July 25th, 1896. He left this life on January 29th, 1977.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 7 7 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 12 12 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 7 7 0
1983 7 7 0
1984 9 9 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 20 20 0
1991 30 30 0
1992 48 48 0
1993 31 31 0
1994 33 33 0
1995 36 36 0
1996 42 42 0
1997 89 89 0
1998 131 131 0
1999 142 142 0
2000 165 165 0
2001 156 156 0
2002 128 128 0
2003 136 136 0
2004 103 103 0
2005 82 82 0
2006 86 86 0
2007 102 102 0
2008 102 102 0
2009 105 105 0
2010 128 128 0
2011 141 141 0
2012 168 168 0
2013 244 244 0
2014 362 362 0
2015 358 358 0
2016 329 329 0

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Popularity of Naya as a first name

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Popularity of Naya as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Naya U.S.
  White 19.91% 64.26%
  African American 4.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 14.03% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 60.18% 16.26%

Of Last Name Naya

People with the last name Naya are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Naya

  • How Popular is the name Naya? Naya is the 4,601st most popular name of all time. As a last name Naya was the 84,748th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Naya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,586 babies born with the first name Naya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Naya 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 Naya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Naya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Naya is Sunday, November 3rd, 1912.
  • What year had the most people named Naya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Naya was in 2014 with a total of 362 babies.
  • Random Naya Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Naya is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Naya: Your name in reverse order is Ayan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ayan. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Naya? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 221 people with the last name Naya.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Naya? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Naya as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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