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Deja is a name that feels like it comes from another world. In reality, though, it is a name with a very down-to-earth origin. Read on to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Deja:

French: Remembered
Spanish: Remembered

Origin of the name Deja:

Deja is a name of both French and Spanish origin that means “remembered”.

Symbolism of the name Deja:

Deja symbolizes a love for those who have come before, especially in regards to family members who have passed away.

Style of the name Deja:


Gender of the name Deja:

Deja is a name for a baby girl.

Pronunciation of the name Deja:


Number of syllables in the name Deja:


Emotion evoked from the name Deja:

Daja is a name that typically evokes emotions of curiosity and, eventually, nostalgia.

Alternative spellings for the name Deja:

  • Dayjah
  • Dayja
  • Dajah

Nicknames for the name Deja:

  • De
  • Day

Popularity of the name Deja:

According to the Social Security Administration, the name Deja last ranked as one of the most popular names in the United States in 2009, when it was the 970th most popular name for baby girls. The name peaked in popularity in 1995, when it was the 205th most popular name.

Related names for the name Deja:

Great middle names for Deja and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Deja:

  • Deja Foxx (political figure)
  • Deja Chan (actress)

Dejas in popular culture:

  • Deja Thoris (character, John Carter of Mars)
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