Other Origin(s):American, French, Japanese
Meaning:Night rain; Tender, soft
Amya is a girl's given name with multiple sources and many beautiful interpretations. As a Hebrew name and a modern American selection, it has the soothing significance of "night rain." Amya also shares Japanese origins, where it too has the soothing and gentle meaning of something "tender and soft." Amya is a diminutive of the French name Amy, meaning "beloved." These various origins may speak to you differently, but one thing is for sure: this elegant name is rich in positive connotations for your precious little one.
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