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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #6562 most popular

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What does the name "Pooja" mean?

Pooja (Indian (Sanskrit)): Prayer

The name "Pooja" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and it means "Prayer". It's a name commonly given to girls.

P is for patriot, your love of country.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Ajoop". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Apojo". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Pooja? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,957 babies born with the name Pooja in the United States. That's more than enough Poojas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1976 when it was given to 8 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Pooja" was in 1997 with a total of 117 babies.

According to the 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Pooja" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1985. Across the entire United States a total of only 41 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Pooja popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Pooja 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!

Past life for Pooja born Nov 16, 1999

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 Western Australia approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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.