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Mia Meaning


What does Mia mean?

The name Mia is of Italian and Latin origin.

The meaning of Mia is "mine".

It is also of Danish origin, where its meaning is "beloved".

Mia is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Mi-a.

The Given Name Mia

Originally used as short name for Maria, the name Mia is now a very popular name on its own, made famous by actress Mia Farrow.

Mia is a diminutive of Maria. See Maria for further details.

The name Mia, has a wonderfully memorable quality.

A wonderfully classic name.

Wrap it up and take it home, Mia may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Mia Wasikowska.

Mia Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 6 in baby name popularity for girls with 14,820 occurrences. It ranked 5,410 in baby name popularity for boys with 17 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 6 in baby name popularity for girls with 13,484 occurrences. It ranked 6,495 in baby name popularity for boys with 13 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Mia has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Mia Name Popularity Page.

Mia Related Names

Mia is a diminutive of Maria.

Variants of the name Mia include Miah.

Famous Mias

  • Mia Wasikowska ~ Actress

Mia Numerology

What will your new littleMia be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Mia are often philosophical and efficient but most of all they are read more >>

Mia Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Mia in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Mia.

Just for fun, see the name Mia in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Mia in Nautical Flags page.