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Gender: Female Meaning of Kaya: "my elder sister" Origin of Kaya: Native American, Hopi

The name Kaya is a girl's name of Native American origin meaning "my elder sister". Kaya and is often added to lists like American Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Best name or combo from previous poster's signature!".

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One of the currently trendy Kaia-Maya-Mia family, with a meaning that suggests wisdom.

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Ruanne Says:


This name has a bright feel and is close enough to current trends that it wouldn't take much explanation or spelling guidance. Maya with a K.