Mya: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Mya

A variant of Mia and Maya, this name can mean “beloved” or “great” and also is a term for a scientific unit of measurement that means “a million years ago.” And since that’s about how long it’s been since you slept, this name is quite fitting for your little girl.

Nicknames:

My.

Famous people named Mya:

Singer Mya; actress Maya Rudolph; legendary writer Maya Angelou.

Fun facts:

Mya, May, and Amy are anagrams of each other, so if you want to pay homage to an Amy or May in your life, this could be a fun way to do it.

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