- this week

Gender: Female Origin of Mya: Variation of Maya, Greek mythology and Central American Indian name Mya's Popularity in 2017: #173

The name Mya is a girl's name of Greek origin. Mya is ranked #173 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Musician Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change two letters (5 names)".

From the experts:

This distinctive spelling was popularized by the R&B singer Mya (Harrison) and has inspired many baby namers to adopt Mya for themselves.

Find other names based on Mya using our baby name generator.

Famous People Named Mya

Mýa Marie Harrison, American R&B singer and actress
Mya D. Griffin, daughter of NFL player Michael Griffin
Mya Collins (b. 2004), daughter of actress Suzanne Collins
Mya Rose Griffith (b. 2011), daughter of footballer Anthony Griffith
Mya Cammalleri (b. 2014), daughter of ice hockey player Michael Cammalleri

Pop Culture References for the name Mya

Mya Stone, character in George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series