What does Maj mean?
Maj [maj] as a girls' name is a Greek and English name, 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).
(female) Mage, Majda, ..
(male) Mah, Majah, .. Middle name pairings:
Maj Aviva (M.A.), ..
How 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)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Mae (#589 from current records), Mai, Maia (#556), Maja, May (#1658), Maya (#69), Mayah (#1363), Maye and Mya (#146) are the popular variation forms of Maj (not in Top 2000). Other forms, like Moya, are uncommon. These forms of Maj reached the top of their popularity in 2006 (adoption of 0.65%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.51%, down 21.3%), but with versions such as May becoming less in vogue. Maia and Maya are two of the more chic baby names here. Below is a charted study of the history of Maj and related names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)