What does Maj mean?
Maj \maj\ as a girls' name. Maj's name origins are Greek and English, and Maj means "great; mother; the fifth month". Maj is a variation of Mai: nickname 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 is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#40000 out of 88799, Top 45%). (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 (#unlisted). These girl names reached the top of their popularity in the year 2013 and have remained as popular to this day, 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)