Name Dunja

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Dunja

Dunja is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Dunja

Dunja is especially popular in South East Europe and Russia and derived from the Greek name Eudokía / Ευδοκία (Latinized form: Eudocia). But Dunja is as well an Arabic name.

Meaning of Dunja

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

Dunja in the categories

Names Girl names Names with D Girl names with D

Parents who like the name Dunja also like

Julie Stella Melina Milana Juliana Levke Lucie Dalia Finja Hedwig Mila Lana Amali Christiane Wibeke Milla Jane

Name Statistic: Dunja is ranked #6629 overall ↑↑ 699

  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3055 ↑↑ 1439
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 3452 ↑↑ 2087
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4833 ↑↑ 444
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 5069 ↓↓ -200
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5494 ↓↓ -127
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 5542 ↑↑ 1890
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 5601 ↓ -53
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5707 ↑↑ 292
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7218 ↑↑ 3361
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 7343 ↓↓ -470
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7555 ↑↑ 1020
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 8463 ↑↑ 731
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 9128 ↓↓ -439
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 10365 ↓↓ -274
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 11064 ↓↓ -514
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 11064 ↓↓ -473
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 11252 ↓↓ -507
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 11414 ↓↓ -569
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 11772 ↓↓ -11117


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