Name
MAIJA

Name MAIJA

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 1,594 births of Maija in the countries below, which represents an average of 11 births of children bearing the first name Maija per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 73 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Maija   
In Italiano Nome Maija   


Information about the first name Maija

The first name Maija has been assigned to:
0.00% to boys
100.00% to girls
The country where the first name Maija is the most common is:
LV Latvia
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 5 letters including 3 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Maija

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Maija : Jaami, Jaima, Jamai, Jamia, Maaji, Majai, Majia

Maija in Japanese *

Romajimeeja
Katakanaメージャ
Hiraganaめーじゃ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Maija in Japanese
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Maija in sign language

Maija in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Maija

FI Finnish
Etymology src :
Etymology src :
Etymology src :
  • From the name Maija, specifically as a shortening of nukkumaija, formed similarly to nukkumatti.
Etymology src :
  • Clipping of mustamaija.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • maija
  • A Finnish card game.
  • Synonym: musta maija
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • maija
  • calathea (any plant of the genus Calathea)
  • (in the plural) the genus Calathea
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • maija
  • (colloquial) Synonym of mustamaija
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑi̯jɑ/, [ˈmɑ̝i̯j(ː)ɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑijɑ
  • Homophones: maya, Maija
  • Syllabification(key): mai‧ja
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑi̯jɑ/, [ˈmɑ̝i̯j(ː)ɑ̝]
  • Rhymes: -ɑijɑ
  • Homophone: maya
  • Syllabification(key): Mai‧ja
Proper noun src :
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • (surname) Maijala
Proper noun (Statistics) src :
  • Maija is the 35th most common female given name in Finland, belonging to 17,351 female individuals (and as a middle name to 13,058 more), according to February 2023 data from the Digital and Population Data Services Agency of Finland.
 

Popularity of the name Maija

Number of MAIJA births per year

Total births of Maija by country

Births with the first name Maija
Country
Boys
Girls
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
0
468
FIFinland
2003 - 2022
0
402
SESweden
1998 - 2022
0
159
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
0
137
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
105
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
98
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
59
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
50
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
0
36
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
0
27
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
0
15
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
0
13
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
10
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
0
10
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
0
5

Total births of Maija by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Maija
Country
Boys
Girls
LVLatvia
2022
0
66
SESweden
2022
0
4
DEGermany
2022
0
2
ABAlberta
2022
0
1

Comments on the name Maija

Personalities with the first name Maija

There are 8 personalities with the first name Maija


Maija Isola
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Finland
Painter Fashion designer Designer Textile artist Textile designer


Maija Vilkkumaa
(Maija Johanna Vilkkumaa) src

Finland
Singer Singer-songwriter


Maija Eichhorn
src

Latvia
Luger


Maija Saari
src

Finland
Association football player


Eeva Kuuskoski
(Eeva Maija Kaarina Kuuskoski) src

Finland
Physician Politician Medical specialist


Maija Grotell
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Ceramicist


Maija Einfelde
src

Latvia
Composer Music teacher


Maija Kovaļevska
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Latvia
Opera singer



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Maija

There are 121 actors and actresses with the first name Maija
Maija Doveika
Maija Vilkkumaa
Maija Junno
Maija Apine
Maija Silvennoinen
Maija Eglite
Maija Hänninen
Maija Lokka
Maija Leino
Maija Karhi
Maija Lehtonen
Maija Kuusela
Maija Korva
Maija Kekäläinen
Maija Karte
Maija Hentola
Maija Gates
Maija Burnett
Maija Autio
Maija Knapp
Maija Karvonen
Maija Lampinen
Maija Siljander
Maija Seglina
Maija Cipste
Maija Stenman
Maija Karhula
Maija Paunio
Maija Forsell
Maija Pakkala

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Maija
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Maija

Rankings of first name MAIJA by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name MAIJA (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#24LV Latvia2022
#1224SE Sweden2022
#5729DE Germany2022
#6227AB Alberta2022