Maja

♀ Name Maja – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Maja

Maja is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Maja

Maja is a form of Maia and therefore a name of the Roman and Greek mythology. In several languages, Maja is a diminutive of Maria.

Meaning of Maja

Maja means “goddess of springtime, warmth and increase”, “midwife”, “foster mother”, “mother” and “larger” or” “greater”. Deriving from Maria, Maja means “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one”, “beloved” and “wished for child”.

Pronunciation of Maja

Alternate spelling of Maja

Maia Maya Maïa

Name Statistic: Maja is ranked #128 overall ↓ -3

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 50 ↑ 5
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 553 ↑ 76
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 926 ↓ -98
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 801 ↓ -16
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 382 ↑ 3
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 36 ↓ -3
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 187 ↑ 10
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1211 ↓ -76
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 10174 ↑↑ 280
  • 🇫🇷 France: 845 ↓ -38
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 309 ↑ 3
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 682 ↓ -29
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 249 ↑↑ 7004
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 726 ↑ 33
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 79 ↑ 12
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 502 ↑ 100
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 4187 ↑ 39
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 115 ↑ 13
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 739 ↓↓ -120

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