Amaya Family History
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Amaya Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name, from the name of a mountain and an ancient city in the province of Burgos, probably derived from Basque amai ‘end’ + the article suffix -a. Japanese: usually written with characters meaning ‘heavenly valley’. It is pronounced Amaya or Amagai in eastern Japan and Amatani in western Japan.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Araya, Anaya, Maya, Arata, Kamiya, Arana, Amari, Amaral, Maza, Amano