First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Baja mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Baja

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  • A user from Canada says the name Baja is of Unknown origin and means "Port".

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  1. a port on the river Danube in Hungary

Baja was also found in the following language(s): Hungarian

Notable Persons Named Baja

Baja Mali Knindža is a serbian folk singer. He was most active from 1989 to present. Baja was given the name Mirko Pajčin on October 13th, 1966 in Gubin, Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Baja


Ferenc was born on July 4th, 1955 in Kecskemét.


Joël Baja is an athlete for the Inter Moengotapoe.


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Popularity of Baja as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Baja U.S.
  White 25.89% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 59.39% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.14% 16.26%

Of Last Name Baja

People with the last name Baja are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Baja

  • How Popular is the name Baja? Baja is the 83,690th most popular name of all time. As a last name Baja was the 93,125th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Baja have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Baja in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Baja? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2014 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Baja first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Baja is Thursday, August 13th, 1914.
  • What year had the most people named Baja born? The highest recorded use of the first name Baja was in 2014 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Baja: Your name in reverse order is Ajab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jaab. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Baja? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 197 people with the last name Baja.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Baja? Baja is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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