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Kaj

What does Kaj mean?

Kaj Pronunciation of Kaj [kaj] as a boys' name means "keeper of the keys; earth". Kaj is an alternate spelling of Kai (Welsh, Scandinavian, Greek): variation of Kay.

Associated with: keeper (defender), earth.

Variations

2 relations via Kai: Keh and Kye.

Creative forms:
(male) Etaj, Ket, ..

(female) Katu, Krah, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kaj Max (K.M.), ..

How popular is Kaj?

Kaj is an unusual first name for men. Kaj is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Kai (#145 the previous year) and Kye (#978) are the prominent variation forms of Kaj (not in Top 2000). These relations of Kaj were popular with parents in 2015 (average #561). Kai is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Kye has become trendy as well. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kai, Kye in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kai outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kaj is alike in pronunciation to Caje. Other suggested similar names are Kam, Kay, Kaz, Raj and Taj. Like Kaj, these names are not commonly used.

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in meaning and etymology.

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