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Nyjah

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Nyjah

User Submitted Origins

African
63%
English
17%
Swahili
11%
Egyptian
6%
Jamaican
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Pennsylvania, U.S., the name Nyjah is of African origin and means "Save, Succeed. Jah referring to God. Egyptian origin and means 'Keeper of peace'".
  2. According to a user from Canada, the name Nyjah is of African origin and means "Nigerians refer to Nigeria as Naija which is pronounced the same as Nyjah. The name Nyjah is a mix of this and the word Jah referring to God and commonly used in Jamaica and other parts of the Caribbean".
  3. 3 submissions from California, U.S. agree the name Nyjah means "keeper of peace" and is of African American / Egyptian origin.
  4. A submission from Illinois, U.S. says the name Nyjah means "Derived from adonijah meaning my lord is Yahweh. Jah in Hebrew meaning god. Nyjah meaning my god is love" and is of African origin.
  5. A submission from Ohio, U.S. says the name Nyjah means "Gift of god".
  6. According to 2 people from Virginia, U.S., the name Nyjah is of English origin and means "Hope".
  7. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Nyjah means "Queen".
  8. According to a user from North Carolina, U.S., the name Nyjah means "Sharing and Giving".
  9. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Nyjah means "Serenity".
  10. According to a user from Georgia, U.S., the name Nyjah is of Swahili origin and means "Success".
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Notable Persons Named Nyjah

Notable Persons Named Nyjah

Nyjah Imani Huston

Nyjah Imani Huston is an athlete. Nyjah was born on November 30th, 1994 in Davis, California, United States.

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Fun Facts about the name Nyjah

  • How Popular is the name Nyjah? Nyjah is the 10,421st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nyjah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,074 babies born with the first name Nyjah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nyjah to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nyjah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nyjah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nyjah is Friday, March 13th, 1981.
  • What year had the most people named Nyjah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nyjah was in 2014 with a total of 70 babies.
  • Random Nyjah Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nyjah is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Nyjah: The name spelled backwards is Hajyn. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Janhy. How do you pronounce that?
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