Popularity:4894
Origin:Japanese
Meaning:rice valley
Maiya is a girl's name of Japanese origin, meaning "rice valley." It comes from The Land of the Rising Sun and is commonly known as a surname, but it has become a popular given name in modern times. Pronounced MY-ah, this soft and elegant name is ideal for your little miss sunshine! It is similar in spelling to Maia, a Greek name meaning "mother."
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