What does Borja mean?
Borja /bor-ja/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Russian and Slavic derivation, and the name Borja means "small; battle glory". Borja is a variant transcription of Boris (Russian, Slavic): originally from the Tartar transcription Bogoris. Burja is a common last name.
How popular is Borja?
Borja is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#5895 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Borja and corresponding names. Boris is the only popular variation form of Borja (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Borys are uncommon. This boy name was at the apex of its popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.006%) and is now less widespread. (2014 Birth Statistics)