“Maya” is a beautiful name with ancient roots, but unfortunately it is not directly derived from Hebrew language nor it has any particular meaning in Hebrew language. However, If we look at the root word of Maya, Maia, which could be traced back to Greek and Roman mythology, where Maia was the daughter of Atlas and one of the Seven Sisters who were known as the Pleiades (daughters of Pleione), and it meant “wise woman”. Additionally, Maya also derives from the Sanskrit language and represents illusion, trick, enchantress or mother goddess Durga. Ultimately, each meaning adds another layer of richness to this multi-cultured name. No matter the origin or meaning one associates with Maya, she exudes confidence and beauty, a true blessing to those who bear its name.