US Popularity:3429
Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:Life; Humble, modest, virtue, chastity; Earth
Haya is a girl’s name of mutliple origins. Derived from the Arabic name Hayat, meaning “life,” What better way to honor the arrival of your bundle of joy than naming them after the precious gift that is life? Also linked to the Arabic name Haya, this baby name is pouring with sweet translations like “humble,” “modest,” “virtue,” and “chastity.” The name also has a lighthearted, musical sound that sings off the tongue and carries a sense of grace and optimism. As it is a delightfully uplifting name, it can inspire baby Haya to make the most of every day. Some may also connect Haya to its Hebrew roots with the name Gaîa, meaning “Earth.” Whether you adore the Arabic or Hebrew translation, baby Haya will be sure of their purpose in this wonderful world, fearlessly embarking on their life’s quest!

Haya Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Haya is currently #2521 on The Bump
Girl:Haya is currently #1744 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Haya is currently #3429 in U.S. births
Girl:Haya is currently #1874 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 57
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 150

  • Quranic Names, Hayaa

  • A Dictionary of Muslim Names, edited by Prof. S. A. Rahman, pg. 32, 107

  • Name Doctor, Haya

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