REWARDS

Save the name

Pronunciation

ɑmɑjə

Origin

Spanish

Meaning

A relatively new entrant on the baby-name list for girls, this name is packed with diverse cultural appeal. Popular in Spain and India, Amaya means “a high place” in Basque, and “guileless” in Sanskrit. In Japanese, Amaya means “night rain”, the kind that would rock a baby girl to sleep! Also spelt Amaïa or Amya, you could call her Ama or Maya to kick up the adorable factor!

Rank in the year 2015

Amaya was ranked #453 in the most popular American names of 2015.

Find the perfect baby name