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Nijah

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How popular is the baby name Nijah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1977 9 9 0
1978 5 5 0
1981 8 8 0
1982 7 7 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 9 9 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 5 5 0
1987 8 8 0
1988 14 14 0
1989 20 20 0
1990 19 19 0
1991 18 18 0
1992 20 20 0
1993 29 29 0
1994 39 39 0
1995 44 39 5
1996 58 51 7
1997 49 43 6
1998 81 75 6
1999 72 62 10
2000 79 71 8
2001 71 63 8
2002 62 53 9
2003 81 75 6
2004 72 65 7
2005 62 54 8
2006 36 30 6
2007 30 30 0
2008 43 35 8
2009 66 55 11
2010 38 33 5
2011 27 27 0
2012 23 12 11
2013 19 11 8
2014 23 10 13
2015 21 15 6

Want to know about the popularity of the Nijah baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,285 babies born with the name Nijah in the United States. That's more than enough Nijahs 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 1977 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nijah" was in 1998 with a total of 75 babies.

According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nijah" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1995. Across the entire United States a total of only 44 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Nijah popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Middle Eastern

Origin and Meaning of Nijah

The name "Nijah" is of Middle Eastern origin, and it means "A beatiful rose". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Nijah

Nijah Antm
Nijah Gray-lane
Nijah Cunningham
Nijah Smith

Alternative Meanings

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

A is for able, for you surely are.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

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

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Past life for Nijah born Aug 31, 1937

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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 Russia approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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