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Name Maja

Meaning:maybe wet nurse, midwifeTools:

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About the name Maja in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, Scandinavian
Short forms:Maj
Topics:Asteroid 66 Maja, diameter 72.82 km, period 9.733 years
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Aja, Daja, Gaja, Kaja, Maia, Maija, Maj, Maj, Mana, Manja     Details
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About Maja, the group of names with the same origin as Maja

Meaning/translation:maybe wet nurse, midwife
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin:in Greek mythology Maia is the most beautiful of the Pleiades and the mother of Mercury
 the name Maia maybe means wet nurse, midwife
 in Roman mythology Maja (later seen as identical with the Greek Maia) was a Goddess of fertility and of the growth in Spring
 the name of the month May is derived from the Roman Maja
Words:maia = the wet nurse, the midwife  Old Greek
 mai- = big, great  Latin
 der Mai = May (the month of May)  German
Topics:Greek mythology, Roman mythology
Variants' top ranks:1:Maja Sweden 2010,  15:Maya Germany First 2013,  18:Maia New Zealand 2008,  30:Mya Canada/BC 2011,  93:Maj Sweden 2014,  993:Maiya USA 2000
Somehow related to:May
Name variants:Maia, Maiya, Maj, Maja, Maya, Mya   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
AustriaGraph2014 46,  2013 50,  2012 45,  2011 40,  2010 352009 50,  2008 57,  2007 59
DenmarkGraph2015 12,  2014 15,  2013 12,  2012 7,  2011 13,  2010 72009 11,  2008 11,  2007 10,  2006 11,  2005 13,  2004 18,  2003 17,  2002 17,  2001 19,  2000 19,  1999 19,  1998 22,  1997 24,  1996 27
HungaryGraph2015 212014 32,  2013 26,  2012 25,  2011 35,  2010 40,  2009 37,  2008 52,  2007 55,  2006 59,  2005 78
IrelandGraph2015 91,  2014 73,  2013 71,  2012 60,  2011 57,  2010 54,  2009 532008 73
NorwayGraph2015 25,  2014 23,  2013 21,  2012 26,  2011 19,  2010 19,  2009 172008 31,  2007 30,  2006 34,  2005 29,  2004 34,  2003 33,  2002 49,  2001 51,  2000 47,  1999 61,  1998 66,  1997 86
Poland/WarsawGraph2015 5,  2014 2,  2013 5,  2012 2,  2011 2,  2010 2,  2009 2,  2008 2
ScotlandGraph2015 139,  2014 124,  2013 127,  2012 129,  2011 131,  2010 1042009 112
SloveniaGraph2015 24,  2014 24,  2013 22,  2012 20,  2011 16,  2010 102009 16
SwedenGraph2015 3,  2014 3,  2013 2,  2012 5,  2011 2,  2010 1,  2009 2,  2008 1,  2007 2,  2006 12005 2,  2004 2,  2003 8,  2002 11,  2001 10,  2000 10,  1999 11,  1998 22
Sweden prevalence 2014 81
Switzerland/German 2013 155
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