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pinWhat does Maj mean?

Maj /maj/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name. Maj's name origins are Greek and English, and Maj means "great; mother; the fifth month". Maj is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -j, of Mai: form of Margit and Maria. Maj is also a variation of Maia (Greek): also (Maori) "brave warrior". Maj is also used as a derivative of May (English).


Maj has 18 different relations via Mai, Maia, May: Maaja, Mae, Maelee, Maelynn, Maiah, Maja, Mala, Maya, Mayah, Mayana, Maye, Mayleen, Maylene, Mei, Moia, Moja, Moya and Mya.

Kreatif forms: Majje, Majma, Majna. [more]

pinHow popular is Maj?

Maj is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#47939 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Mae (#682 the previous year), Mai, Maia (#626), Maja, May, Maya (#74), Maye and Mya (#141) are the popular variation forms of Maj (not in Top 1000). Forms like Mayleen are uncommon. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in 2013 (usage of 0.3115%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.3096%, down 0.6%), but with the versions Mae, Mai, May and Maye becoming less in vogue. Maia (#626), Maya (#74) and Mya (#141) are three of the more chic baby names here. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Maj and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Mae, Mai, Maia, May, Maya in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Maye, Mya in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maja, Maya, Mya outside U.S.

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Suggested similar baby names are Mab, Maci, Macy, Maeja, Mag, Maji, Mal, Mat, Max, Maxi, Maxy and Meg. These names tend to be more commonly used than Maj.