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Updated May 24, 2023

How Popular Is The Name Anaya

Family name origins & meanings

  • Basque : from Basque Anaia, from anai ‘brother’ + the definite article (suffixed) -a. In Basque this was used both as a byname and as a personal name.
  • Spanish : habitational name from either of two places called Anaya, in Salamanca and Segovia provinces. The place name is probably of Arabic origin.

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