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


Aya is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Aya?

There is no clear origin of the name Aya. It is for example a Japanese girl’s name and a variant of the Arabic name Ayah. Besides, Aya is of Old German, Hebrew and Mongolian origin. Aya is also a variant of the Greek name Agia.
Aya is a palindrome name, it can be spelled the same way forward or backward.

What does the name Aya mean?

Aya means “coloring” or “color” (from Japanese “aya/彩”), “miracle”, “sign”, “evidence” or “verse” (from Arabic “aya/آية”), “sword” (in Old German), “to fly swiftly”, “hawk” or “buzzard” (from Hebrew “ayá/אַיָּה”) and “melody” or “music” in Mongolian. Besides, Aya means “Holy” or “Saint” (from ancient Greek “Agía/Αγία”).

Pronunciation of Aya

Variants of the name Aya


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Popularity of the name Aya

The name Aya is ranked #2754 overall.

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