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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Granja

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Alt. Meaning

G is for genial, a pleasing personality.

R is for romantic, hopelessly so

A is for artistic, adding beauty to the world

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for aspirations, many to be attained

Notable Persons With the Last Name Granja

She holds the title Miss World Ecuador 2011 and Miss Ecuador 2011. María was born María Verónica Vargas Granja on October 14th, 1989.


Élder Granja is a soccer player for the Madureira Esporte Clube, Santos FC, Atlético Clube Goianiense, Francisco Beltrão Futebol Clube, Sport Club Corinthians Alagoano, Associação Portuguesa de Desportos, Sport Club Internacional, Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras, Clube Atlético Mineiro, and Sport Clu. Élder was born on July 2nd, 1982 in Santos, São Paulo.


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Popularity of Granja as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Granja U.S.
  White 13.03% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 86.35% 16.26%

Of Last Name Granja

People with the last name Granja are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Granja

  • How Popular is the name Granja? As a last name Granja was the 43,885th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Granja? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Granja was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Granja: Your name in reverse order is Ajnarg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anragj. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Granja? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 491 people with the last name Granja.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Granja? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Granja as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Granja born Jan 29, 1940

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Japan approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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