Gender: Female Meaning of Amaia: "high place or end" Origin of Amaia: Spanish or Basque Amaia's Popularity in 2018: #768

Amaia Origin and Meaning

The name Amaia is a girl's name meaning "high place or end".

This pretty and uncommon Basque name is all but unheard of in this country. Amaya is a spelling variation as well as a similar Japanese name meaning "night rain." With the newfound popularity of Amara and Amora, Amaia and Amaya are among the Spanish names for girls we'll be hearing a lot more of in the US.

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Rank in US: #768

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TaliaCat Says:


Very pretty name!