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Girl Names Ending with -nja

Nja ending baby names and what they mean, with 11 results. -nja names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak 56 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.05%), but now, names such as Sonja has become less trendy. Granja (TOP 30%) and Konja (44%) are conventional -nja last names.

-nja names

Anja - Tanja


Var. of Anna. Stems fr. Hebrew language. "He (God) has favored me." Aija is also a marginally prominent kid's name. See also Anka.

Var. of Anya. Derivative of Hebrew. "He (God) has favored me." Common. Compare Anja with popular -ja surnames Ahuja (TOP 14%), Aneja (72%). See also Anisa.

Var. of Fenia. In Scandinavian mythology, a giantess enslaved .. Fenja is uncommon as a birth name. See also Fenix.

Form of Anne. Stems fr. Hebrew. "He (God) has favored me." Scarce as a children's name, but Hanja is similar to the more popular Hanna. See also Henka.

Form of Latanya. Modern name .. A children's name which is seldom used.

Var. of Marmara. Derivative of Greek language. "Sparkling, shining." Marnja is not a Top 2000 name.

Form of Marni. Root fr. Latin language. "From the sea." Manja and Marnha are creative variations. See also Marja.

Var. of Sophronia. From Greek language. "Wise." Sofronja is not frequently adopted as a children's name.

Sonia and variants

Sonnja, Sonja1, Sohnnja
Var. of Sonia. Root fr. English. Variant of Sophia (Greek) "wisdom" .. Sonja is a prevalent (UPPER 11%) first name, whereas Sohnnja and Sonnja are irregularly used.

Form of Sophia. Source fr. Greek. "Wisdom." Sonja is prevalent as a baby name among the variant forms of Sophia. See also Sonje.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -nja names: Anja, Sonja, Tanja


Form of Tanya. Root fr. Russian. .. Notorious Tonya Harding has negatively influenced .. Somewhat unique as a children's name nowadays, though occurring commonly as a first name for women. See also Taija.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -nja names for girls.

1. Anja - Tanja
Anna [Anja], Anya [Anja], Fenia [Fenja], Anne [Hanja], Latanya [Latanja], Marmara [Marnja], Marni [Marnja], Sophronia [Sofronja], Sonia [Sonja, Sonnja, Sohnnja], Sophia [Sonja], Tanya [Tanja]

Usage comparison for -nja names