Girl name origins & meanings
- Hebrew : Bitter; rebellion
Girl name variations
Family name origins & meanings
- Spanish : habitational name from Moya, in Cuenca, or from places so named Valencia, Lugo, and the Canaries.
- Catalan (Moyà) : variant spelling of the habitational name from Moià in Barcelona province, named in Late Latin as Modianus‘(estate) of Modius’ (a personal name derived from Latinmodus ‘measure’).