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Maya Girl Name


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Maya name image The name Maya is of Hebrew origin, and means water.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Maya has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Maya
Use of the Name Maya for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
36,09836,09833,97126,93617,0517,5083,687
The table below indicates the number of times the name Maya has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Maya first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1970, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Maya
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
1970921140  
1971950135  
1972873147  
1973971123  
1974800169  
1975771183  
1976703210  
1977532341  
1978578296  
1979515383  
1980509396  
1981577321  
1982548344  
1983607290  
1984697239  
1985704248  
1986749232  
1987661284  
1988674286  
1989624339  
1990398651  
1991446571  
1992368695  
19932721,011  
19942471,128  
19952271,239  
19962011,443  
19971831,670  
19981232,683  
19991132,850  
20001133,012  
20011103,001  
2002903,530  
2003843,821  
2004853,687  
Totals:  36,098 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Maya as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Maya appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 35 times during the last 125 years.


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Girl Name Maya