Name: Kanja

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kanja

  • Meaning:
    Water-born
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Water-born
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    From outside
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (kan yjuh); (KHAN jah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kanja)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kanja

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  • Used in:
    African and Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Kanja / Ka˝ja is from the Sanskrit meaning "water-born." It is the name of a lotus, as well as the nectar of immortality born from the milk ocean, and consequently a name of Lord Brahma.

    In the Kikuyu language of East Africa, Kanja is a name meaning "from outside."

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