Maya is a multicultural feminine name. In Sanskrit, Maya means "illusion." It is also an additional name of Durga, a Hindi goddess. The Latin translation of the name is "esteemed." Maya is also the Spanish variation of the name Amalia, and it can also be given in reference to the Maya, an ancient Native American culture. The name has been steadily increasing in popularity in the United States, England and Canada.
Similar Names: Maia, Moya
Famous Maya Names: Maya Angelou (poet), Maya Rudolph (actress)