32 Popular Baby Names That Are Often Mispronounced
Similar to Mia, Maya can be added to the round-up of popular baby names that are mispronounced. In fact, Maya is sometimes said in the same way as Mia. And we have already discussed how “Mia” can be said a few different ways. Maya can also be pronounced “MAY-a,” “MY-a,” or even “ME-a.” The ending can change as much as the first part with some people saying the girls’ name with an “uh” ending as opposed to an “a.” Name mispronunciations do not seem to weaken its appeal. Maya took the #61 spot in the USA Social Security Administration top baby name list.