[ 2 syll. ja-ya, jay-a ] The baby girl name Jaya is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced JHah-Yaa- or JHEY-aa- †. Jaya's origin is English and Sanskrit, and its use, English and Indian. Sanskrit origin, Indian use: It is derived literally from the word jaya with the meaning 'victory'. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
In addition, Jaya is a form of the English and Korean Jae.
Jaya is also a form of the English and Indian Jay.
Jaya is the feminine form of the Indian Jay.
Jaya is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Jaya: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)"