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Gender: F Meaning of Amaya: "night rain" Origin of Amaya: Spanish version of Amaia or Japanese Amaya's Popularity in 2016: #204

Amaya is a girls' name that relates to the popular Maya and has been holding steady in the Top 250 for several years. Actors Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann are the parents of a young daughter named Amaya Josephine.

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Famous People Named Amaya

Amaya Brecher, American reality TV personality ('Real World: Hawaii')
Amaya Braganza, American Broadway actress
Amaya Garbayo, Spanish swimmer
Amaya Alonso, Spanish swimmer
Amaya Salazar, Dominican painter
Amaya Goater (b. 2000), daughter of Bermudian footballer Shaun Goater; twin of sister Anais Goater
Amaya Josephine Hermann (b. 2011), daughter of actors Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann
Amaya Boulahrouz (b. 2012), daughter of Dutch footballer Khalid Boulahrouz

Pop Culture References for the name Amaya

"Amaya," Philippine TV series and its main character
Amaya Jiwe aka Vixen, character on TV's "Legends of Tomorrow"
Amaya aka Owlette, character in animated TV series "PJ Masks"