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Name Maya

Meaning:maybe wet nurse, midwifeTools:

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Gender:female
Languages of use:English
US 2016 rank:#64     ... 62:Madelyn, 63:Adeline, 64:Maya, 65:Autumn, 66:Aurora ...     Full US 2016 list
Similarly written:Amaya, Aya, Jaya, Kaya, Maia, Maiya, Maja, Mana, Mara, Mara     Details
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About Maja, the group of names with the same origin as Maya

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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Australia/NSWGraph2016 46,  2015 54,  2014 43,  2013 65,  2012 50,  2011 382010 46,  2009 51,  2008 49,  2007 51,  2006 49,  2005 71,  2004 67,  2003 74,  2002 90,  2001 81
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2016 28,  2015 25,  2014 20,  2013 23,  2012 19,  2011 22,  2010 19,  2009 17,  2008 17
England+WalesGraph2016 39,  2015 372014 45,  2013 51,  2012 53,  2011 58,  2010 57,  2009 66,  2008 69,  2007 79,  2006 81,  2005 99,  2004 82
IrelandGraph2016 552015 66,  2014 64,  2013 70,  2012 80,  2011 74,  2010 84,  2009 87,  2007 99
ScotlandGraph2016 57,  2015 512014 57,  2013 56,  2012 74,  2011 60,  2010 64,  2009 65,  2008 75,  2007 94
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 811990-1999 243
USA yearlyGraph2016 64,  2015 69,  2014 74,  2013 72,  2012 63,  2011 64,  2010 67,  2009 61,  2008 71,  2007 62,  2006 572005 73,  2004 83,  2003 84,  2002 90,  2001 110,  2000 113,  1999 113,  1998 123,  1997 183,  1996 201,  1995 227,  1994 247,  1993 273
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