[ 2 syll. a-fya, af-ya ] The baby girl name Afya is pronounced as AA-FYaa- †. Afya is largely used in African and Swahili, and it is derived from African-Swahili origins. Afya is a variant transcription of the name Afiya (African and Swahili).
See also the related category swahili.
Afya is not widely used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Afya include Aabbee, Aba (African, Fante, and Twi), Abah, Abba (English), Abbe (English), Abbea, Abbee (English), Abbeigh, Abbey (English and Irish), Abbi (English), Abbie (English and Irish), Abby (English and German), Abbye (English), Abey, Abha (Indian), Abi (Scottish), Abie (English), Afaaf, Afaf (Arabic), and Aoif.
† English pronunciation for Afya: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"