Latin for "great" or "larger," Sanskrit for "illusion." In Roman mythology, Maia is a daughter of Atlas, whose name was given to the month of May. It's also a variation of the English name May. Well-known Mayas: writer Maya Angelou; actress Maya Rudolph.
Hindi, Sanskrit, Spanish
Exotic, Music, Leaders, Famous writers, Short and sweet, Popular
Maylin, Maylene, Mayleen, Maylee
Poet Maya Angelou
Daughter of Garrison Keillor, Daughter of Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke, Daughter of Pablo Picasso
Popularity in 2019
Maelynn, Maelee, Mae