Name: Amya

Origin and Meaning of the Name Amya

  • Meaning:
    High place
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    People of God
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (ah MY ah); (ahm YAH)
  • Form of:
  • Rating:
    Low
    High

Miscellaneous Info for Amya

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English and Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Amya (ah-MY-ah) has been modernly used in English-speaking countries as a variant of the Basque name Amaya.

    Amya (ahm-YAH) is also a Hebrew name, meaning "people of God".

Similar Names to Amya for Boys & Girls

Popularity Rank of Amya (US top 1000 names since 1880)

Popularity Rank

Amya - Rankings by Year

Girl ranks Girls Both ranks Overall
(Source: U.S. SSA)
The name meaning of Amya and the name origin of Amya have been reviewed by our name experts.