What does Silja mean?
Associated with: scandinavian.
(female) Silda, Silsa, ..
(male) Silge, Silgio, .. Middle name pairings:
Silja Maci (S.M.), ..
How popular is Silja?
Silja is an uncommon first name for females. Silja is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Silja (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Cecilia (#181 from recent data), Celia (#858), Cilla and Sheila (#1700). Other variants, like Sile, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Silja was more pronounced among parents 65 years ago (average #677) and is now significantly lower (#1184, ▼62%), with versions like Celia becoming less trendy. Cecilia is the most fashionable baby name in this list. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Mirja, Salma▲, Seila, Sela, Selda, Selma▼, Shila, Shilea, Shilla, Siana, Siara, Sidra, Siena▲, Siera, Signa, Silkya, Silva, Silvi, Silvia, Silvija, Silvy, Silvya, Sima, Simla, Sina, Siria, Sitka, Sonja▼, Sula, Sylva and Valja. These names tend to be more commonly used than Silja.See names in meaning and etymology.