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Name Maia

Meaning:maybe wet nurse, midwifeTools:

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Gender:female
Languages of use:Italian
US 2015 rank:#555     ... 554:Henley, 555:Anya, 556:Maia, 557:Skyla, 558:Liberty ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Amaia, Gaia, Gaia, Kaia, Laia, Mai, Ma├», Maija, Maik, Maika     Details
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About Maja, the group of names with the same origin as Maia

Meaning/translation:maybe wet nurse, midwife
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin:in Greek mythology Maia is the most beautiful of the Pleiades and the mother of Mercury
 the name Maia maybe means wet nurse, midwife
 in Roman mythology Maja (later seen as identical with the Greek Maia) was a Goddess of fertility and of the growth in Spring
 the name of the month May is derived from the Roman Maja
Words:maia = the wet nurse, the midwife  Old Greek
 mai- = big, great  Latin
 der Mai = May (the month of May)  German
Topics:Greek mythology, Roman mythology
Variants' top ranks:1:Maja Sweden 2010,  15:Maya Germany First 2013,  18:Maia New Zealand 2008,  30:Mya Canada/BC 2011,  93:Maj Sweden 2014,  993:Maiya USA 2000
Somehow related to:May
Name variants:Maia, Maiya, Maj, Maja, Maya, Mya   Sortable list   Details
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Argentina 2009 63
France 2002 371
New ZealandGraph2015 34,  2014 45,  2013 28,  2012 29,  2011 32,  2010 33,  2009 29,  2008 18
NorwayGraph2015 177,  2014 163,  2013 177,  2012 167,  2011 1242010 148,  2009 154,  2008 153
ScotlandGraph2012 174,  2011 184,  2010 1142009 165,  2008 162
USA yearlyGraph2015 555,  2014 624,  2013 636,  2012 719,  2011 681,  2010 621,  2009 590,  2008 635,  2007 609,  2006 5082005 523,  2004 561,  2003 562,  2002 533,  2001 602,  2000 548,  1999 586,  1998 537,  1997 667,  1996 823
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