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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 please, the way you always do.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Your name in reverse order is "Ajoop". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oojap". 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 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Pooja" is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 19 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of only 77 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 new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Pooja born Feb 8, 1953

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 New Guinea approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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