Maya is a ♀ female name.
The name Maya derived from a Hindu goddess, she is the mother of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha. Maya is as well of Hebrew and Old Japanese origin.
Maya means “illusion” in Indian (from Sanskrit “māyā/माया”) and “water” (from Hebrew “máyim/מַיִם”). In Old Japanese Maya means “golden curl”.
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