Name: Aja

Origin and Meaning of the Name Aja

  • Meaning:
    Goat
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    The unborn; love of Vishnu
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (AY jah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Aja)
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Miscellaneous Info for Aja

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Also commonly found as a surname. Pronounced like the continent Asia and sometimes used as a hommage to it. Fans of the band Steely Dan might be partial to this name, as it is a name of an album and song of theirs.

    Used interchangable for males and females in Sanskrit, although for females it is more representative of Maya, or an illusion (thusly being "unborn")...the veiling power of God.

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