Main definitions of Maia in English

: Maia1Maia2

Maia1

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • The daughter of Atlas and mother of Hermes.

    Maia

Pronunciation:

Maia

/ˈmʌɪə/

Main definitions of Maia in English

: Maia1Maia2

Maia2

proper noun

Roman Mythology
  • A goddess associated with Vulcan and also (by confusion with Maia) with Mercury (Hermes). She was worshipped on 1 May and 15 May; that month is named after her.

    Maia

Pronunciation:

Maia

/ˈmʌɪə/