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Nijah

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Middle Eastern
  • Meaning: A beatiful rose
  • #8730 All Time
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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 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nijah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of only 79 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 noble, your regal bearing.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

H is for hope, the encouragement you give.

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

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Past life for Nijah born Jun 29, 1939

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 Mexico approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. 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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