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Fun Facts about the name Najwa

  • How many people with the first name Najwa have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 474 babies born with the first name Najwa in the United States. That's more than enough people named Najwa 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 Najwa? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Najwa first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Najwa is Sunday, August 20th, 1922.
  • What year had the most people named Najwa born? The highest recorded use of the first name Najwa was in 1992 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Najwa Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Najwa is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Najwa: Your name in reverse order is Awjan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajanw. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Najwa

The name "Najwa" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Passionate". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Najwa Nimri

Najwa Nimri is an actress and singer. Najwa was born in 1972 as Najwa Nimri Urrutikoetxea in Pamplona, Navarre, Spain.


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What does the name Najwa mean?

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Jis for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

Wis for willing, to go the extra mile

Ais for aptitudes, your special capabilities shine

Past life for Najwa born Jan 9, 1962

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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 Borneo approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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