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Aja Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Aja is of African origin.

The meaning of Aja is "goat".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 2175  in baby name popularity for girls with 86 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Aja Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Aja has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Aja to other names.


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Related Names

The names Ajah, Ajaran, Ajha, Ajia are all forms of Aja.

Other Tidbits

Aja falls into the animal name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Aja in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Aja.

Just for fun, see the name Aja in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Aja in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

African names encompass a variety of cultures, religions and languages.

Most people in North Africa are of the Muslim faith and therefore tend to use Muslim, Arabic names when naming their children. Central and South Africa maintain the influence of Western culture and frequently use European names when naming their children.

Traditional African names often reflect the order, time, or season of the child's birth. For example born on a given day or at a certain time, first born or second born. The name may also represent circumstances, for example, born while father was away. It is also common for given names to be vocabulary words from the local language.