Name meaning Maja – origin & meaning of Maja
Maja is a girl’s name that comes from Latin. Maja, Maia and Maya are different spellings, but they all go back to the same name. ‘maius’ means something like ‘the higher’ or ‘the higher’ in Latin. A maia occurs in both Greek mythology and Roman mythology. In the Greek legend she was the most beautiful of the Pleiades and the mother of Hermes. The name ‘Maia’ means nurse or midwife in Greek. In Roman mythology, Maia was a fertility goddess, the goddess of spring and growth. hence the name of the month of May comes from. The name Maja has different meanings in many languages. In Arabic it is called princess, spring or river, in old Japanese ‘golden locke’, in Nepalese the name has the beautiful meaning ‘love’ and in Indian ‘miraculous power or appearance or illusion’. In Estonian Maja has a very tangible meaning, where Maja is translated as house. In Germany the name Maja has been used more and more frequently since 1944. And also between 1972 and 1977 many little newborn girls were called Maja. It certainly had something to do with the popular cartoon series “Maya the Bee”. Even today, the name appears again and again in the top places of the ranking for popular girl names.
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