There are multiple origins and meanings for the name Mita:
1. Comes from the Sanskrit word (मित) meaning - "strong; firm; short, little; brief", the female equivalent of the male name Mit
2. Form of the Hindi name Mitha - "sweet"
3. Diminutive form of the given name Michaela, feminine form of the personal name Mitchell - "who resembles God (El)".
4. Japanese name (三田) meaning - "3 rice field".