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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Chaya
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Chaya in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Chaya:
Records indicate that 7,727 girls in the United States have been named Chaya since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2012, when 393 people in the U.S. were given the name Chaya. Those people are now 8 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Chaya
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2 Positive Comments
"Its a very pretty name. We pronounce it CHay-uh Does anyone else pronounce it like that??" Sep. 16, 2010:
"i have a friend named Chaya, and people always mis pronounce it as Chay a. I think Chaya is a pretty name! :)" Mar. 10, 2010:
3 Neutral Comments
"It's Hebrew and pronounced with a k (or even a throaty h sound). It is not pronounced with a ch or sh sound." Jan. 13, 2015:
"You say it Shyu "u" as in under. My son's name is Shaya "means striving for god." Mar. 21, 2008:
"It's beautiful, but should be spelled like mine -- Shaya! I've met two Shaya's and no Chayas." Aug. 11, 2007:
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