The name Jaya is a girl's name of Hindi origin meaning "victory". Jaya and is often added to lists like Mythology Baby Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Outlandish this-or-that [girls]".
From the experts:
This exotic name of a Buddhist goddess, a possible alternative to the trendy Maya, was chosen for their daughter by Laura Dern and Ben Harper. Jaya is simple yet unusual, a winning combination, and one of the out-of-the-box Goddess-Baby-Names">goddess names as well as one of the most easily translated Hindi names for girls.