[ 2 syll. di-ya, diy-a ] The baby girl name Diya is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced as DIY-Yaa- †. Diya has its origins in the Old Greek language and it is used largely in English. Diya is a diminutive of the English Dayanara.
Diya is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 2009 with 0.015% of baby girls being named Diya. It had a ranking of #884 then. The baby name has substantially slipped in popularity since then, and is of only irregular use now. Among all girl names in its family, Diya was nevertheless the most popular in 2018. Diya has mainly been a baby girl name in the last century.
Baby names that sound like Diya include Dada (African and Yoruban), Daija (English), Daijah, Daja (English), Daya (Hebrew and Indian), Dayaa (Indian), Dayann, Dayo (African), Deah, Dede (English), Dedie, Dedwydd, Dee Dee, DeeDee (English), Deedee (English and Hebrew), Denni (English), Dewi, Dhuha, Dia (English), and Diah.
† Pronunciation for Diya: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"