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since 1880

Aja

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: To drive, propel
  • #2797 All Time
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How popular is the name "Aja" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1968770
1969880
1972770
197714140
197851049119
19793623620
19803203119
19812672616
19822632630
19832492490
19841811756
19851671607
19861811810
19871641586
19882032030
19892052005
19902022020
19912302300
19922002000
19932072070
19942162160
19952322320
19962462460
19972062060
19981981926
19991941940
20002272270
20012092036
20022272270
20032092090
20041941940
20051651578
20061521520
20071651596
20081421420
20091331330
20101371370
20111521520
20121001000
201380800
201486860

Want to know about the populiarty of Aja? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,617 babies born with the name Aja in the United States. That's more than enough Ajas to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1968 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Aja" was in 1978 with a total of 491 babies.

According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Aja" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arizona. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 1993. Across the entire United States a total of only 207 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Aja" mean?

Aja (Indian (Sanskrit)): To drive, propel

The name "Aja" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and it means "To drive, propel". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 16 other names that are similar to this one.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Aja". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aja". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Aja popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Aja in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Aja

Aja Kong

Aja Kong is a professional wrestler. Aja was born in 1970 as Erika Shishido.

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Past life for Aja born Nov 4, 1934

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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