Deja

Deja - A very unique female name



  Nov 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Deja appeared on the charts for the first time in 1977 on position #2733. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Deja and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Deja? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Deja. The baby girl name Deja was given to 62 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1822 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 22,794 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Deja peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1996 on position 182.



Famous with this name

Deja Dee
Deja Marie Iannone
Andreas Deja


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Deja is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Deja is currently topping the baby name charts in Missouri at position #984 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,851.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Deja is where you live.


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Deja origin and meaning

Deja is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Deja, pop culture references for the name Deja and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Deja

We've found the following names that sound similar to Deja, sorted by popularity.

Daisy / Dixie / Dessie / Dasia / Deasia / Daisha / Daija / Dejah / Deisy / Daja /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121822
20111569
20101360
20091000
2008892
2007673
2006763
2005765
2004599
2003505
2002417
2001347
2000336
1999273
1998247
1997214
1996182
1995205
1994791
1993711
1992725
1991668
1990721
1989813
1988693
19871389
19862989
19853101
19842716
19832156
19822855
19811944
19801732
19792839
19782590
19772733

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Missouri984
Florida1000
Indiana1053
Arizona1144
Pennsylvania1262
Ohio1471
Texas2010
New York2026
California2851

Even more about Deja


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Deja a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Deja?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1996
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Deja
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 22,794
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1977
2012 births +62

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