First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Seija

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Wisconsin, United States says the name Seija is of Scandinavian origin and means "Serene, Clear, Tranquil".
  • A submission from Singapore says the name Seija means "Right and wrong" and is of Japanese origin.

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Invented by a linguist Yrjö Karilas for his daughter in 1917, from seijas, a dialectal form of sees (“serene, clear”).

  1. A female given name popular in the 1930s and the 1940s.

Notable Persons Named Seija

Seija was born on September 25th, 1944.


Fun Facts about the name Seija

  • How Popular is the name Seija? Seija is the 77,872nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Seija have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7 babies born with the first name Seija in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Seija? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2011 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Seija first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Seija is Tuesday, November 27th, 1928.
  • What year had the most people named Seija born? The highest recorded use of the first name Seija was in 2011 with a total of 7 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Seija: Your name in reverse order is Ajies. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aijse. How do you pronounce that?

What Seijas Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Seija born Mar 1, 2004

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of North Europe approximately on 1250. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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