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What does Mirja mean?

Mirja Pronunciation of Mirja as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and Mirja means "star of the sea". Mirja is an alternate spelling of Miriam (Hebrew): from Miryam.




RELATED FORMS VIA MIRIAM Mairim, Mariam, Maryam, Meriam, Meryam, Mimi, Mirham, Mirian, Mirjam, Mirjana, Mirriam, Miryam, Mitzi, Miyana, Myriam

(female) Miria, ..

(male) Mirmac, ..

Mirja Zola (M.Z.), ..

How popular is Mirja?

Mirja is a rare given name for females. Mirja is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Miriam (#303 VIA LATEST LIST), Mariam (#548), Maryam (#565), Meriam, Mimi, Mirian, Mitzi and Myriam are the popular alternative forms of Mirja (NOT RANKED). These forms of Mirja were at the apex of their popularity 108 years ago (USAGE OF 0.15%) and are almost as popular today (USAGE 0.13%, DOWN 11.1%), but with forms such as Mitzi falling out of fashion. Maryam and Mariam are two of the more chic baby names in this compilation. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mariam, Maryam, Meriam, Mimi, Miriam in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mirian, Mitzi, Myriam in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mariam, Maryam outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mirja is pronounced similarly to Margi, Margy, Marja, Marjey, Marji, Marjie, Marjy and Marsia. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Jorja, Maaja, Maeja, Maira, Maja, Mara, Marfa, Marga, Maria, Marjan, Marje, Marjo, Marla, Marna, Marnja, Marra, Marta, Marva, Marya, Meira, Meirna, Mera, Merla, Merna, Mia, Mica, Mika, Mila, Milka, Milla, Mima, Mimma, Mina, Minda, Minna, Minta, Mira, Mirah, Miran, Mirana, Mireya, Miri, Mirka, Mirla, Mirna, Mirra, Mirta, Mirtha, Misha, Mitra, Miya, Moira, Moja, Mora, Moria, Morna, Muirna, Murna, Myra, Myrla, Myrna, Myrta and Silja. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mirja.

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