US Popularity:5201
Aja is a girl’s name of Indian origins that means “goat” in Hindi. While this may not initially seem like the most flattering name meaning, goats are amazing creatures, used as symbolism throughout the ages and well-appreciated today all over the world! One of the oldest animals to be domesticated, this species of antelope includes such adorable members as the pygmy goat, and produces delicious milk and cheese. Throughout literature and art, the goat has been symbolic of virility and fertility. Many recognize Aja as the Arin word for “pine,” adding to the name's natural beauty. With a name like Aja, baby will no doubt rise to the top of whatever mountain they climb.

Aja Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Aja is currently #2694 on The Bump
Girl:Aja is currently #1186 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Aja is currently #5201 in U.S. births
Girl:Aja is currently #1979 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 231
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 71

  • Wisdom Library, Aja

  • Behind the Name, Aja, December 2008

  • WordSense Dictionary, aja

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