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This eMedTV article provides a detailed overview of the name Maya, including its origin and meaning.

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Maya is from Hindi meaning God's creative power.
Maya is from Latin meaning Great.
Maya is from Greek meaning Mother.
Alternates for Maya include: Mya, Myah, and Mayah
Maya is associated with these categories: Popular
Famous people named Maya
Maya Angelou, Author

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