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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Saja

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  • A submission from Arizona, United States says the name Saja means "Princess or the lovely one" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A user from Missouri, United States says the name Saja is of Arabic origin and means "S is for serene, your calm time. A is for aware, of your surroundings J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye. A is for adaptable, whenever things change".
  • According to a user from Iraq, the name Saja is of Arabic origin and means "The saja of the night is beautiful".
  • A submission from Tunisia says the name Saja means "The silence of the night" and is of Arabic origin.
  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Saja is of Greek origin and means "Friend of all".

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Saja

Sebástian Saja is a soccer player for the Racing Club de Avellaneda, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Brescia Calcio, Rayo Vallecano, Club América, Córdoba CF, Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense, AEK Athens F.C., Argentina national under-20 football team, and Argentina national football team. Sebástian was born on June 5th, 1979 in La Plata, Argentina.


Kazimieras was born on June 27th, 1932.


Pietro was born on October 22nd, 1760 in Sessano del Molise. He died in 1853.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 5 5 0
1988 8 8 0
1990 6 6 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 8 8 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 6 6 0
1996 12 12 0
1997 25 25 0
1998 26 26 0
1999 17 17 0
2000 26 26 0
2001 25 25 0
2002 23 23 0
2003 32 32 0
2004 29 29 0
2005 25 25 0
2006 32 32 0
2007 35 35 0
2008 30 30 0
2009 38 38 0
2010 23 23 0
2011 28 28 0
2012 42 42 0
2013 31 31 0
2014 37 37 0
2015 37 37 0
2016 33 33 0
2017 43 43 0

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Popularity of Saja as a first name

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Popularity of Saja as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Saja U.S.
  White 86.47% 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 12.03% 16.26%

Of Last Name Saja

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

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Fun Facts about the name Saja

  • How Popular is the name Saja? Saja is the 13,052nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Saja was the 128,249th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Saja have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 715 babies born with the first name Saja in the United States. That's more than enough people named Saja to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Saja? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Saja first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Saja is Thursday, October 15th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Saja born? The highest recorded use of the first name Saja was in 2017 with a total of 43 babies.
  • Random Saja Factoid: According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Saja is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2000.
  • Weird things about the name Saja: Your name in reverse order is Ajas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajas. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Saja? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 133 people with the last name Saja.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Saja? Saja is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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