How to pronounce Maya?

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Pronunciation of Maya in US

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MY-ah




Type of Name:

First Name

Gender:

Female


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Pronunciation of Maya

Maya is pronounced as

m ah - y ah

m sounds like the 'm' in 'me'
ah sounds like the 'a' in 'car'
y sounds like the 'y' in 'yes'


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ m ah - y ah ]

m ah - y ah
me car   yes car

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Pronunciation of Maya in Italy

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The Italian pronunciation of Maya is

maa·yaa  

m sounds like the 'm' in 'me'
aa sounds like the 'a' in 'car'
y sounds like the 'y' in 'yes'


Hindi/Devanagari transliteration:

The closest approximation of the Italian pronunciation of 'Maya' in Hindi/Devnagiri script is


माया

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Language:

Italian


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Pronunciation of Maya in sampson county, north carolina

my-ya


Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

greek&sanskrit

Gender:

Male, Female

Alternate Spelling(s):

Mia,Mya

Meaning:

GREEK:uncertain SANSKRIT:illusion

Additional Information:

This name is found in many different places. And pronounced many different ways.My name is spelled Maya it is in fact MY-ah but is commonly mispronounced.so i hope i'm helping someone if even in the smallest way.:)


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Pronunciation of Maya in Russia

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Language:

Russian


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Pronunciation of Maya

my uh


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Pronunciation of Maya in Rochester, Minnesota, USA

MAY-a


Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

Old English

Gender:

Female

Alternate Spelling(s):

Mayah

Meaning:

Mother; Dream; Great

Additional Information:

Pronouncing the name as May-a is the Old English version after the month of May.

http://www.behindthename.com/php/search.php?terms=maya&nmd=n&gender=both&operator=or

http://www.babynameshub.com/baby-names-girls/Maya.html

http://babynamesworld.parentsconnect.com/meaning_of_Maya.html


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Pronunciation of Maya

My, rhymes with eye
Ya, ryhmes with pa


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Pronunciation of Maya in France

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Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

French

Gender:

Female


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Pronunciation of Maya in England

May-a


Type of Name:

First name

Language:

England

Gender:

Female


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Pronunciation of Maya in Indonesia

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Pronunciation of Maya in Morocco

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Language:

Arabic


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Pronunciation of Maya in Poland

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Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

Polish

Gender:

Male


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Pronunciation of Maya in Argentina

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Pronunciation of Maya in Colombia

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Pronunciation of Maya in Brazil

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Language:

Brazilian Portuguese


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Pronunciation of Maya

Maya is pronounced as

MY yaa


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ MY yaa ]

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Pronunciation of Maya in Bulgaria

Maya is pronounced as

m AH ih ah

m sounds like the 'm' in 'me'
ah sounds like the 'a' in 'car'
ih sounds like the 'i' in 'it'


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ m AH ih ah ]

m AH ih ah
me car it car

Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

Bulgarian

Gender:

Female


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Pronunciation of Maya in sampson county, north carolina

Maya is pronounced as

my-ya


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ my-ya ]

Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

greek&sanskrit

Gender:

Male, Female

Alternate Spelling(s):

Mia,Mya

Meaning:

GREEK:uncertain SANSKRIT:illusion

Additional Information:

This name is found in many different places. And pronounced many different ways.My name is spelled Maya it is in fact MY-ah but is commonly mispronounced.so i hope i'm helping someone if even in the smallest way.:)


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Pronunciation of Maya in England

Maya is pronounced as

m ay ae

m sounds like the 'm' in 'me'
ay sounds like the 'ie' in 'tie'
ae sounds like the 'a' in 'at'


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ m ay ae ]

m ay ae
me lie at

Type of Name:

First name

Language:

England

Gender:

Female


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Pronunciation of Maya in Australia

Maya is pronounced as

MAY AHH ay

ay sounds like the 'ie' in 'tie'


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ MAY AHH ay ]

ay
lie

Alternate Spelling(s):

Mayah


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Pronunciation of Maya in I now reside Baxter, TN USA. I was born jn Monticello, AR. in 1974

Maya is pronounced as

MAY ya


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ MAY ya ]

Type of Name:

it was my birth name until my dad wanted a plain

Language:

Greek mythology

Additional Information:

My mom was reading Greek mythology during her pregnancy and she liked the name. I think she told me Maya was one of the 7 water nymph sisters .... & maybe their Dad was Zeus .... not 100% sure on that. Sorry.

The fun strange fact is that after learning about the name Maya and origins and meanings &history of the name etc etc. .... I am very much connected... Like a soul connection. I learned about this in my early 30s ... &I was such a Maya at heart and soul!


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Pronunciation of Maya in Mexico

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The Mexican pronunciation of Maya is

maa·yaa  

m sounds like the 'm' in 'me'
aa sounds like the 'a' in 'car'
y sounds like the 'y' in 'yes'


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ m AA - y aa ]

m AA - y aa
me car   yes car

Hindi/Devanagari transliteration:

The closest approximation of the Mexican pronunciation of 'Maya' in Hindi/Devnagiri script is


माया

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Pronunciation of Maya

Maya is pronounced as

[AL-yuh] - two syllables

al - as in ‘Alex’
yuh - as in ‘yummy’

as sounds like the 'as' in 'gas'
in sounds like the 'in' in 'pin'


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ [AL-yuh] - two syllables

al - as in ‘Alex’
yuh - as in ‘yummy’ ]

- - as in - as in
    gas pin   gas pin

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Pronunciation of Maya in USA

Maya is pronounced as

Maa yaa


Maya is pronounced as: Phonetic Spelling:[ Maa yaa ]

Type of Name:

first name

Language:

India

Alternate Spelling(s):

Maiya

Meaning:

Goddess of Wealth and Protection, virtual reality illusionary veil, magical realm

Additional Information:

Popular in devotional hymns as one of many names of Goddess Durham and Lakshmi


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Pronunciation of Maya

ma-ya
ma, ya - rhymes with pa (father)


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Pronunciation of Maya in Rochester, Minnesota, USA

May-a. The first "A" is long.


Type of Name:

First Name

Language:

Old English

Gender:

Female

Alternate Spelling(s):

Mayah

Meaning:

Mother; Dream; Great

Additional Information:

Pronouncing the name as May-a is the Old English version after the month of May.

http://www.behindthename.com/php/search.php?terms=maya&nmd=n&gender=both&operator=or

http://www.babynameshub.com/baby-names-girls/Maya.html

http://babynamesworld.parentsconnect.com/meaning_of_Maya.html


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Pronunciation of Maya

May-ah, the first part is pronounced like the month of May.


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Pronunciation of Maya in Australia

May(like the month) ah


Alternate Spelling(s):

Mayah


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Pronunciation of Maya

MY-ah


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Pronunciation of Maya in I now reside Baxter, TN USA. I was born jn Monticello, AR. in 1974

It has a long a ... Sounds like the month of May


MAY ya


Type of Name:

it was my birth name until my dad wanted a plain

Language:

Greek mythology

Additional Information:

My mom was reading Greek mythology during her pregnancy and she liked the name. I think she told me Maya was one of the 7 water nymph sisters .... & maybe their Dad was Zeus .... not 100% sure on that. Sorry.

The fun strange fact is that after learning about the name Maya and origins and meanings &history of the name etc etc. .... I am very much connected... Like a soul connection. I learned about this in my early 30s ... &I was such a Maya at heart and soul!


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Pronunciation of Maya

[AL-yuh] - two syllables

al - as in ‘Alex’
yuh - as in ‘yummy’


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Pronunciation of Maya

May ah


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Pronunciation of Maya in USA

MA as in mother ma
Ya as in yes ya

Maya is a popular name in India


Type of Name:

first name

Language:

India

Alternate Spelling(s):

Maiya

Meaning:

Goddess of Wealth and Protection, virtual reality illusionary veil, magical realm

Additional Information:

Popular in devotional hymns as one of many names of Goddess Durham and Lakshmi


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Pronunciation of Maya in Malaysia

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