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


Marja is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Marja?

Marja is a Finnish, Swedish, Dutch and Sorbian form of Maria, which is a biblical name of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Marja mean?

Marja means “sea of bitterness”, “drop of the sea”, “star of the sea”, “rebelliousness”, “exalted one”, “beloved” or “wished for child” (from Maria). In Finnish, Marja as well means “berry”.

Pronunciation of Marja

Variants of the name Marja

Maarja Maarya Maria Marya María

Popularity of the name Marja

The name Marja is ranked #3867 overall.

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