Maya माया

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as ma_y_a
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) माया

Maya name meaning

Literal meaning of Maya:

Means "illusion" in Sanskrit and a concept in Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism.

In Buddhist tradition this is a name of the mother of Siddhartha Gautama (the Buddha).

It is also another name of the Hindu Goddess Durga.

Maya, translated as "greed"; one of the 18 traditional undesirables in Jainism

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More about Maya

  • In Hebrew, the name Maya is a short form of "ma'ayan," meaning "spring" or "brook."
  • it can also be used as a short form of Maria or Mary in Germany, Scandinavian countries, Poland, Slovenia, Croatia, and Serbia.
  • Maya can also be a name of Japanese origin, with different meanings.
  • Maya has been a popular name in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, Belgium, Norway, and Israel as well as in other countries.

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