Mia is believed to originally stem from the ancient Egyptian word Mr, which means beloved. The name has since come to be linked to the Italian word mia, meaning mine, and is also recognized as a derivation from the Slavic word Mila, meaning dear or darling.
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Maria is a name used in the New Testament, ultimately derived from the Hebrew name Miryam. There are several possible meanings of Miryam, some of them being: "lots of bitterness", "wished for child", "bitter", "rebellious".
Meaning and Origin of: Mia
Mia means "Ocean Goddess" or "Queen"; it can also mean "guardian of justice". It is derived from many names, most commonly from the name Maria, but is also derived from names like Amelia (and its various spellings), and Maya.
Numerology. 5. Mia is Hebrew Girl name and meaning of this name is "Beauty, Mine, Beloved".
Mia has surpassed its mother name Maria as the Number 1 girls' name starting with M. Mia's success is largely attributable to Mia Farrow--born Maria. Her name entered the Top 1000 for the first time in 1964, the very year that Farrow gained wide attention for her role on the nighttime soap Peyton Place.
Like Maria, Mia can mean "bitter," "rebellious," or "wished-for child." Names with similar meanings include sound-alikes such as Mary, Marie, Miri, Maryam, Miriam, Mimi, Mariah, Mariana, Merry, Maliyah, Malia, Amara, Molly, and Meryl, as well as "rebel" girl names like Bridget, Arya, Eleanor, Hermione, Harriet, ...
Mia (宮, miya) means "princess" in Japanese.
Popularity. Miya made her first appearance on the U.S. Top 1000 list of female names in 1999. This pretty little name of Japanese origin was most likely influenced by a bevy of other similar sounding names: Mia, Maya, Mya, Maia, Miah and Myah.
5. Mia is French Girl name and meaning of this name is "Beauty, Mine, Beloved".
Mental Illness Anonymous (MIA) is a fellowship of people who suffer from mental illness and other abusive behaviors (substance abuse, physical abuse, and verbal abuse).
Mia does not mean 'peace' in German. The German for peace is frieden. The German name meaning 'peace' is Friede (click hyperlink for information). Click here: Mia for the origins of this name. Also, 'mia' means 'mine' or 'my own' in Italian (as a word, not a name).
Noun. 미아 • (mia) (hanja 迷兒) missing child.
Meaning: Means 'bitter, as in a bitterly wanted child'.
Mia is Arabic/Muslim Girl name and meaning of this name is "Beauty, Mine, Beloved".
Mia name meaning and origin
Mia has roots in Latin languages, like Spanish and Italian, where it means "mine." Mia is pronounced "mee-ah" and is most commonly spelled Mia, though Mya and Miah are spelling variations.
Mia: The diminutive form of Maria, it means "of the sea." Great for a water-loving retriever or spaniel.
Mia: term used on the internet to personify bulimia nervosa. Ana is used for Anorexia nervosa.
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MIA more commonly means "Missing in Action."
interjection. an exclamation to request silence or quiet.
noun. May [noun] the fifth month of the year, the month following April.