Najah

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Najah

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  • A user from Malaysia says the name Najah is of Arabic origin and means "Success".
  • A user from Illinois, United States says the name Najah is of Unknown origin and means "Success".
  • A user from Ohio, United States says the name Najah is of Arabic origin and means "Success".
  • According to a user from Maryland, United States, the name Najah is of Arabic origin and means "Success".
  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Najah means "Success" and is of African origin.
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Notable Persons Named Najah

Her most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to 2000. Najah was born on January 10th, 1933 in Damascus.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Najah

Imad Najah is a soccer player for the RKC Waalwijk, USV Elinkwijk, and PSV Eindhoven. Imad was born on February 19th, 1991 in Utrecht, Netherlands.

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Abderrahim was born on November 20th, 1984.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1969 5 5 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 6 6 0
1975 10 10 0
1976 16 16 0
1977 19 19 0
1978 15 15 0
1979 30 30 0
1980 30 30 0
1981 35 35 0
1982 28 28 0
1983 20 20 0
1984 26 26 0
1985 22 22 0
1986 16 16 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 31 31 0
1989 15 15 0
1990 45 40 5
1991 42 42 0
1992 47 47 0
1993 57 57 0
1994 62 62 0
1995 78 78 0
1996 76 76 0
1997 71 71 0
1998 100 94 6
1999 101 101 0
2000 67 67 0
2001 71 65 6
2002 55 55 0
2003 101 101 0
2004 81 69 12
2005 49 49 0
2006 43 43 0
2007 40 35 5
2008 33 33 0
2009 34 34 0
2010 26 26 0
2011 18 18 0
2012 19 19 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 13 13 0
2015 22 22 0
2016 21 21 0
2017 18 18 0

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Popularity of Najah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Najah

  • How Popular is the name Najah? Najah is the 7,355th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Najah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,754 babies born with the first name Najah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Najah to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Najah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Najah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Najah is Saturday, August 5th, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Najah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Najah was in 1999 with a total of 101 babies.
  • Random Najah Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Najah is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Najah: Your name in reverse order is Hajan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nahja. How do you pronounce that?

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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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