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.Creative forms:
(female) Ajar, Arja, ..
(male) Ajak, Ajar, .. Middle name pairings:
Aja Ever (A.E.), ..
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 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #783 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the popularity of the girl name Aja and associated names. Asia (#907 from recent data), Asya and Asiah are the prominent related forms of Aja ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Azia, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Aja was common 2 decades ago (usage of 0.1%) and is now much less (usage 0.01%, 87.2% less), with the version Asia becoming somewhat outmoded.
Aja is alike in pronunciation to Aggi, Agi, Agie, Agy, Agye, Aisia, Aju and Ajua. Other suggested similar names are Ada▼, Ajo, Ala, Ama, Ana, Anja, Ara▼, Asa, Ava▲, Aya▲ and Aza. These names tend to be less frequently used than Aja.See names in meaning and etymology.