What does Aja mean?
Aja /aja/ as a girls' name is of Hindi origin, and the meaning of Aja is "goat". Also possibly used as a phonetic variant of Asia. The name was popular in the 1980s probably due to the Steely Dan album named "Aja".
Aja has 1 variant: Azha.more]
How popular is Aja?
Aja is a very prominent first name for women (#2043 out of 4276, Top 48%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#44895 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Aja for girls. Aja was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #802 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Aja and associated names. Asia (#806 from recent data) is the only other prominent related form of Aja ranked in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Asya, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Aja was common 2 decades ago (usage of 0.489%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.097%, 80.2% less), with the version Asia becoming somewhat outmoded.
Thinking of names?
Aja is alike in pronunciation to Aggi, Agi, Agie, Agy, Agye, Aisia, Aju and Ajua. Other suggested similar baby names are Ada▲, Ajo, Ala, Ama, Ana▲, Anja, Ara▼, Asa, Ava▲, Aya and Aza. These names tend to be less frequently used than Aja.