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Girl Name: Joya

Name: Joya
Pronunciation: \jo-ya\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: joy
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Jaya, Joye, Joia
Similar Names: Joda, Jola, Moya, Roya, Toya, Jona, Zoya
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3802
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 27540


Joya \jo-ya\ as a girl's name is a variant of Gioia (Italian) and Joy (Old French, Latin), and the meaning of Joya is "joy".

The baby name Joya sounds like Jaya, Joye and Joia. Other similar baby names are Joda, Jola, Moya, Roya, Toya, Jona and Zoya.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Joya.


Joya is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3802 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#27540 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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