Taya Origin and Meaning

The name Taya is a girl's name of Japanese origin meaning "young".

Taya has recently jumped into the mainstream name pool, perhaps because of kinship with Maya and Kaya. After five years outside the US Top 1000, it reentered in 2015.

Taya Smith is an Australian singer in the band Hillsong United.

# 982 in the US

Taya Rank in US Top 1000

# 2524 on Nameberry

Taya Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Taya Popularity

Famous People Named Taya

  • Taya ParkerAmerican model, actress, singer and reality TV personality ("Rock of Love Bus")
  • Taya SmithAustralian singer of Christian band Hillsong United
  • Taya Thurmanhalf,sister of actress Uma Thurman
  • Taya Renae KyleAmerican author and activist; widow of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle

Taya in Pop Culture

  • Can be pronounced like Thea.