Name Anaya Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Anaya


Anaya is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Anaya?

Anaya is a variant of the name Anaiah, which is of Hebrew origin. Besides, Anaya is a Nigerian name. In Iranian mythology, therer are demonic monsters called Anaya, they can kill people with their evil eyes.

What does the name Anaya mean?

Anaya means “Yahweh has answered” or “God has answered” (from Hebrew “‘aná/עָנָה” = to answer + “yah/יָה” = referring to the Hebrew God). In the Igbo language Anaya means “look up to God”.

Pronunciation of Anaya

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Popularity of the name Anaya

The name Anaya is ranked #3416 overall.

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