Maia

Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #644 in 2013 and #626 in 2014.

Famous People

Maia Campbell (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Maia Brewton (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Ancient Greek Μαῖα ‎(Maîa).

Meaning(s):

-(astronomy) a star in the constellation Taurus. It is the fourth brightest star in the Pleiades cluster.

-(astronomy) Short for (w 66 Maja), a main belt asteroid.

-(Greek god) Daughter of Atlas and mother of Hermes.

-(Roman god) The goddess of growth after whom the month May ( Latin ''maius'' ) was named.

-( female name -comes from the Latin language-) of recent usage.

In Estonian

Meaning(s):

-(Greek god Roman god) (l en Maia).

-( female name), a traditional vernacular form of Maria / Maarja.

In Portuguese

Meaning(s):

-A Portuguese village in (l pt Porto) district.

-(Greek god) (l en Maia) (daughter of Atlas and mother of Hermes)

In Translingual

Meaning(s):

-(alternative form of Maja) A genus of sea spiders.