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 Michigan. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Michigan 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 south west? 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 accomplished, in all that you do.
I is for interest, you show in others.
J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.
A is for activities, for you have many.
Your name in reverse order is "Ajiam". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ajami". 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 Jan 30, 1960
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 Alaska approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Name poster for Maija
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.