in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Scandinavian
- Meaning: Of the Sea or Bitter
- #9677 All Time
Pronunciation of Maija
How popular is the name "Maija" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Maija? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,060 babies born with the name Maija in the United States. That's more than enough Maijas to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1952 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Maija" was in 1999 with a total of 59 babies.
According to the 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Maija" is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of only 35 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Maija popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Maija in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Maija" mean? The list below shows the origins of Maija as well as things modernly associated with the name Maija such as celebrities named Maija.
Origin and Meaning of Maija
The name "Maija" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls.
M is for mighty, your inner strength.
A is for activities, for you have many.
I is for intense, your zest of living.
J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!
A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.
Your name in reverse order is "Ajiam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ajaim". 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.
Past life for Maija born Jun 8, 1986
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 1150. 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.
Name poster for Maija
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.