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Gender: Female Meaning of Marya: "purity, bright whiteness" Origin of Marya: Arabic

The name Marya is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "purity, bright whiteness". Marya and is often added to lists like Russian Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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rubylark Says:


I know someone named Marya. She doesn't pronounce it like Maria, but how it's spelled. (Mar-ee-a)