Raja - boys name

Raja name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 70%

Raja name meaning:

The name Raja is of Sanskrit origin and means "king" or "prince." It is a popular name in India and other South Asian countries, symbolizing power, strength, and royalty. For a girl to be named Raja, it could signify qualities traditionally associated with male rulers, such as leadership, authority, and nobility.

Choosing the name Raja for a girl may also challenge traditional gender norms and expectations, celebrating the strength and power of women. It could represent a desire to break free from societal constraints and embrace one's own sense of empowerment and independence. Overall, the name Raja for a girl carries a sense of regal elegance and a reminder of the inherent strength and dignity within her.

Origin: Arabic


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Overall UK ranking: 1448 out of 4789

17 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

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Historical popularity of Raja

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Raja from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Raja in 2024