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Baya - Meaning of Baya

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Meaning of the name Baya

[ 2 syll. ba-ya, bay-a ] The baby girl name Baya is pronounced BAA-Yaa- †. Baya's origin is African-Swahili, and its use, African and Swahili. Baya is of the meaning 'ugly-looking'.

See also the related category swahili.

Baya is uncommon as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Baya include Baba, Babbie, Babby (English), Babey, Babi, Babie, Baby (English), Baio, Baja, Bao Yu (Chinese), Bao-yu (Chinese), Baubie (English), Bayo (African), BeBe, Bebai (Hebrew), Bebe (English and Spanish), Bebee, Bebey, Bebi (African and Swahili), and Bebie.

† English pronunciation for Baya: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)"


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