Aja

Unisex

Meaning

To Drive, Propel

Origin

Nigerian

Pronunciation

/ˈeɪdʒə/

Traits associated with the name Aja:

Dogs named Aja tend to be loving, good-natured, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and empathy.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Aja?

Naming your dog Aja suggests that you have an appreciation for unique and creative names. It also suggests that you have an appreciation for music, as Aja is the name of a classic jazz-rock album by Steely Dan.

Is Aja a good dog name?

Aja has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Aja isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

799
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1,492
New York City Dog Name Database
1,364
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Aja is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Aja was, in the past month, the 1463rd most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of July 2024, Aja is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Aja was viewed 0 times, and liked 4 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Aja's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Aja is most adored in Connecticut, Nevada and Indiana.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Missouri, Massachusetts and Oklahoma.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Aja.

Most popular breeds named Aja:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Chihuahua
  4. Akita Breed
  5. Pointer

Aja is found in these categories:

unique dog names
unique

Steely Dan's album homage, rarely heard in dog parks!

cute dog names
cute

Steely Dan's album lends a playful, endearing vibe to canine monikers.

Dog names like Aja:

Man-like, or brave
Ali
Noble, Exalted
Tall
Spice
Ace
One Or Expert
AJ
Unconquerable
Aja dog name meaning

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