Mirya

♀ Name Mirya – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Mirya

Mirya is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Mirya

Mirya is considered a variant of the biblical name Maria, which in turn is a Latin variation of the name Mirjam (sister and prophetess of Moses in the Tanach).

Meaning of Mirya

Mirya means “beloved” (from Egyptian “mry”), but as well “sea of bitterness” or “drop of the sea” (from Hebrew “mar/מַר” = drop or “mará/מָרָה” = bitterness + “yam/יָם” = sea) and “star of the sea” (from Hebrew “מאור/maor” = star/light). Besides, Mirya means “exalted one” (from Hebrew “róm/רוֹם” = height), “rebelliousness” (from Hebrew “meri/מְרִי”) or “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Mirya

Alternate spelling of Mirya

Mirja

Name Statistic: Mirya is ranked #2958 overall ↓↓ -280

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3731 ↑↑ 745
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3310 ↓↓ -749
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 4534 ↑↑ 747
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2383 ↓↓ -340
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 2572 ↓↓ -223
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1682 ↓↓ -120
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 11862 ↓↓ -331
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 6525 ↓↓ -794
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 6542 ↑↑ 742
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3489 ↓↓ -380
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3146 ↓ -62
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2127 ↑↑ 623
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12287 ↓↓ -102
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4660 ↓↓ -784
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 6003 ↓ -85
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 6435 ↑↑ 4051
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1335 ↑↑ 1134
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 8431 ↓↓ -636
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5049 ↑↑ 425

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