Puja

Puja - A very unique female name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Puja appeared on the charts for the first time in 1980 on position #3526. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Puja and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Puja? 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 Puja. The baby girl name Puja was given to 6 baby girls in 2003, ranking #4552 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 253,417 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Puja peaked in popularity 31 years ago in 1988 on position 1731.



Famous with this name

Puja Uppal
Puja Bedi
Puja Bharati


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Puja is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Puja is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #2,040 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,040.

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 Puja is where you live.


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Puja origin and meaning

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

Similar to Puja

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

Peggy / Paige / Peggie / Pooja / Page / Pessy / Payge / Peg / Paz / Pakou /

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
20034552
19993165
19973958
19952969
19943376
19932342
19914036
19902615
19892206
19881731
19872252
19862269
19852422
19841954
19822631
19803526

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York2040

Even more about Puja


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 Puja 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 Puja?

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
1988
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Puja
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 253,417
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1980
2003 births +6

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