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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Najwa

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Passionate
  • #16143 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Najwa" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1972660
1974550
197610100
1977880
197815150
197910100
198010100
1981770
1982550
198314140
1984770
198511110
198717170
1988880
1989880
199014140
199112120
199226260
199322220
199411110
199518180
199618180
199718180
199812120
199910100
200019190
200122220
2002880
200312120
200411110
200516160
2006770
2007880
2008770
200913130
201012120
2011880
2012880
2013550
2014990

Want to know about the populiarty of Najwa? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 467 babies born with the name Najwa in the United States. That's more than enough Najwas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1972 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Najwa" was in 1992 with a total of 26 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Najwa" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 18 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Najwa" mean?

Najwa (Arabic): Passionate

The name "Najwa" is of Arabic origin and it means "Passionate". It's a name commonly given to girls.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

J is for jolly, the fun side!

W is for wanderlust, travel is near!

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

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

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Where is the name Najwa popular?



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

Celebrities named Najwa

Najwa Nimri

Najwa Nimri is an actress and singer. Najwa was born in 1972 as Najwa Nimri Urrutikoetxea in Pamplona, Navarre, Spain.

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Past life for Najwa born Apr 4, 1961

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central England approximately on 1575. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Name poster for Najwa

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