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First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Maija

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2k Maja (Scandinavian)

How popular is the baby name Maija in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1952 6 6 0
1956 5 5 0
1960 5 5 0
1961 5 5 0
1962 10 10 0
1963 6 6 0
1964 8 8 0
1965 8 8 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 7 7 0
1968 19 19 0
1970 13 13 0
1971 11 11 0
1972 17 17 0
1973 21 21 0
1974 7 7 0
1975 14 14 0
1976 21 21 0
1977 20 20 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 18 18 0
1980 17 17 0
1981 7 7 0
1982 16 16 0
1983 9 9 0
1984 15 15 0
1985 11 11 0
1986 13 13 0
1987 8 8 0
1988 19 19 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 15 15 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 24 24 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 28 28 0
1996 21 21 0
1997 35 35 0
1998 34 34 0
1999 59 59 0
2000 33 33 0
2001 38 38 0
2002 24 24 0
2003 47 47 0
2004 34 34 0
2005 31 31 0
2006 29 29 0
2007 34 34 0
2008 36 36 0
2009 29 29 0
2010 18 18 0
2011 21 21 0
2012 25 25 0
2013 22 22 0
2014 16 16 0
2015 11 11 0

Fun Facts about the name Maija

  • How many people with the first name Maija have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,071 babies born with the first name Maija in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maija to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maija? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1952 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Maija first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maija is Monday, December 3rd, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Maija born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maija was in 1999 with a total of 59 babies.
  • Random Maija Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maija is not a popular baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Maija: Your name in reverse order is Ajiam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mjaia. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Maija" mean? The list below shows the origins of Maija as well as things modernly associated with the name Maija such as celebrities named Maija.

Scandinavian

Origin and Meaning of Maija

The name "Maija" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Of the Sea or Bitter". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Maija

Maija Digiorgio
Maija Grotell
Maija Harkonen
Maija Isola
Maija Kukla
Maija Prints
Maija Rejman
Maija Welton
Maija Roses

What does the name Maija mean?

Mis for musical, your hidden talent!

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Iis for intense, your zest of living.

Jis for joy, that you always bring.

Ais for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

Past life for Maija born Apr 11, 1926

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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 Ireland approximately on 425. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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