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since 1880

Najwa

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Passionate
  • #16278 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Najwa in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 6 6 0
1974 5 5 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 15 15 0
1979 10 10 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 5 5 0
1983 14 14 0
1984 7 7 0
1985 11 11 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 14 14 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 26 26 0
1993 22 22 0
1994 11 11 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 18 18 0
1997 18 18 0
1998 12 12 0
1999 10 10 0
2000 19 19 0
2001 22 22 0
2002 8 8 0
2003 12 12 0
2004 11 11 0
2005 16 16 0
2006 7 7 0
2007 8 8 0
2008 7 7 0
2009 13 13 0
2010 12 12 0
2011 8 8 0
2012 8 8 0
2013 5 5 0
2014 9 9 0
2015 7 7 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Najwa baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 474 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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.

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Where is the name Najwa popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Najwa" mean? The list below shows the origins of Najwa as well as things modernly associated with the name Najwa such as celebrities named Najwa.

Origin and Meaning of Najwa

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

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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Other Inspirations for the Name Najwa

Najwa Ali
Najwa Awad
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Najwa Karam
Najwa Karam 2015
Najwa Najjar
Najwa Shihab
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Alternative Meanings

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

W is for wise, more tomorrow that today.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

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

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Past life for Najwa born May 31, 1985

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 Cyprus approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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