[ 2 syll. ja-ya, jay-a ] The baby boy name Jaya is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is JHah-Yaa- or JHEY-aa- †. Jaya is used chiefly in the English and Indian languages, and it is derived from English and Sanskrit origins.
Jaya is a variant of the name Jay (English and Indian).
Jaya is also a variant of the name Jay (Indian).
Jaya is also a pet form of the name Sanjaya.
Jaya is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Jaya, Jay was the most regularly used.
† 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)"