Name: Dejah

Origin and Meaning of the Name Dejah

  • Meaning:
    Already
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (DAY zhah)
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    English speaking countries
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    Dejah Thoris is Edgar Rice Burroughs's Martian princess in his Barsoom series. She first appeared in the initial Mars novel, A Princess of Mars (1917). It seems that Burrough created the name as a word-play on the French expression "déjà-vu", which is also at the source of the modern American use of Deja as a name.

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