Najla

First Name
580
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Najla

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  • A user from Massachusetts, United States says the name Najla is of Arabic origin and means "Wide eyed".
  • A user from Spain says the name Najla is of Unknown origin and means "Wide-eyed".

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Notable Persons Named Najla

Najla was born in 1974.

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Najla was born on September 25th, 1915 in Rio de Janeiro. She died in 2001.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 7 7 0
1976 10 10 0
1977 11 11 0
1978 20 20 0
1979 17 17 0
1980 15 15 0
1981 13 13 0
1982 9 9 0
1983 9 9 0
1984 9 9 0
1985 15 15 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 22 22 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 14 14 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 20 20 0
1994 19 19 0
1995 21 21 0
1996 13 13 0
1997 17 17 0
1998 22 22 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 14 14 0
2001 26 26 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 16 16 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 7 7 0
2007 16 16 0
2008 10 10 0
2009 11 11 0
2010 9 9 0
2011 7 7 0
2012 11 11 0
2013 15 15 0
2014 13 13 0
2015 9 9 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 18 18 0

Fun Facts about the name Najla

  • How Popular is the name Najla? Najla is the 14,875th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Najla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 580 babies born with the first name Najla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Najla to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Najla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Najla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Najla is Saturday, April 8th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Najla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Najla was in 2001 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Najla Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Najla is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Najla: Your name in reverse order is Aljan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jlaan. 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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