Meaning of Anya
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A variant of Anna. In Virgil's 'Aeneid', Anna was sister of Dido, Queen of Carthage. According to an apocryphal gospel, Anna was also the mother of the Virgin Mary.
Anya was supposedly murdered by the Bolsheviks along with the rest of her family in 1918. However there is some speculation that she survived the attack.
Anya Name also appears in following Origin(s): Sanskrit, Russian, English, Greek, Hungarian, Spanish, Slavic, Hebrew, English, Russian
Famous Name Anya
a British actress, model and singer of Indian and Finnish origin.Anya attended the Henrietta Barnett School in Hampstead Garden Suburb, where she excelled in languages and music. She has been playing the flute and the piano since a young age. She is a talented horsewoman.She started her professional career modelling when she was sixteen, after which she was chosen to be part of the girl group Precious. The band was chosen by British viewers to represent the UK in the 1999 Eurovision song contest with their first single Say It Again, and arrived 12th. After that they released their first album, called 'Precious' with smash hits singles as 'Rewind' and 'It's Gonna Be My Way'. They worked with ex Take that member and producer Gary Barlow. In November 2000 they released their last single called "New Beginning" with a video clip set in an industrial warehouse with the girlband acting like tough girls. By the end of 2000