Name: Maja

Origin and Meaning of the Name Maja

  • Meaning:
    Bitter
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  • Meaning:
    Latinate form of Mary
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  • Meaning:
    May
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (mah yah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Maja

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  • Used in:
    German, Polish and Swedish speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    German and Swedish pet forms of Maria.
    Also a cognate of Maia.

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