First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Deejay mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Deejay

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Philippines says the name Deejay means "A Great Leader".
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International Interest
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From dee +‎ jay, the names of the letters in the abbreviation DJ.

  1. A disc jockey.

Notable Persons Named Deejay

Notable Persons Named Deejay

Deejay Punk Roc

Deejay Punk Roc is a big beat, hip hop music, and breakbeat programmer, remix, and record producer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to 2000. Deejay was given the name Jon Paul Davies, Charles Gettis in 1967 in Liverpool.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Deejay

Notable Persons With the Last Name Deejay

David Deejay

David Deejay is a dance music and house music record producer, composer, and disc jockey. His most notable accomplishments were from 1998 to 2014. David was given the name Adi Cristian Colceru on December 10th, 1980.


Fun Facts about the name Deejay

  • How Popular is the name Deejay? Deejay is the 31,801st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Deejay have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 149 babies born with the first name Deejay in the United States. That's more than enough people named Deejay to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Deejay? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Deejay first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deejay is Thursday, June 26th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Deejay born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deejay was in 2014 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Deejay: The name spelled backwards is Yajeed. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ydeaje. How do you pronounce that?
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