Anja

Anja

AHN-yah

The human name Anja represent unique meaning "Gracious, merciful", is popular among ethenicity or origin danish.

In native script, the name Anja is written as Ања(Serbian) and pronounce as AHN-yah, the name contain around 2 syllables in pronouciations.

Anja is a diminutive of Anna. Anna is most likely a variant of a Hebrew name Hannah, meaning "gracious" or "favored", because in the Bible she was a sincere and merciful woman. Ultimately the name lost its initial 'h'. Anna was the name of many women belonging to Russian royalty, it is also the main character in 'Anna Karenina', a novel by Leo Tolstoy. Together with its many variations, Anna has been a popular female name for many centuries and is constantly topping the name charts.

Famous Anja's

  • Anja Garbarek Musician
  • Anja Rubik Model


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