The name Amaya is a girl's name of Japanese, Basque origin meaning "night rain". Amaya is ranked #176 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
Amaya is a girls' name that relates to the popular Maya. Actors Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann are the parents of a young daughter named Amaya Josephine.
Lists containing Amaya:
- Names That Mean Water
- Girl Baby Names Moving Up Fast
- Best Girl Names Starting with Vowels
- Day Names
- Vibrant Spring Baby Names
- Names That Mean Dark
- Girl Names Ending with A
- Remarkable Weather Baby Names
- Japanese Baby Names
- Black Cat Names
- Names That Mean Air