Gender / Sex: girl (Mata's also a boy name)
Meaning: lady; mistress of the house
Sounds Like: Mada, Meta, Matha, Mat
Similar Names: Mara, Kata, Lata, Mala, Maia, Maya, Maja, Marta, Nata
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1197
Mata \m(a)-ta\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Mata), is a variant of Martha (Aramaic), and the meaning of Mata is "lady; mistress of the house".
The baby name Mata sounds like Mada, Meta, Matha and Mat. Other similar baby names are Mara, Kata, Lata, Mala, Maia, Maya, Maja, Marta and Nata.
Mata is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1197 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)