Name Dunja Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Dunja


Dunja is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Dunja?

Dunja is especially popular in South East Europe and Russia and derived from the Greek name Eudokía (Εὐδοκία, Latinized form: Eudocia). But Dunja is also an Arabic name.

What does the name Dunja mean?

Dunja means “pleasure” or “to be well pleased” and “to be satisfied” (from ancient Greek “eu/εὖ” = good + “dokéō/δοκέω” = to seem/to think/to suppose/to imagine) and “she whose repute or judgement is good” or “good reputation” (from ancient Greek “eudoxía/εὐδοξία” = good repute/glory). In Croatia and Serbia Dunja means “quince”. Besides, Dunja has the meaning “world” (from Arabic “dunyā/دُنْيَا”).

Pronunciation of Dunja

Variants of the name Dunja

Dunia Dunya

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Popularity of the name Dunja

The name Dunja is ranked #5853 overall.

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