Aja Name Meaning

Spanish: perhaps a metonymic occupational name from aja ‘chisel’, ‘adze’. from an African language, of unknown origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Apa, Basa, Asa, Kara, Rada, Ave, Nava, Ast, Aga, Najar

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Aja Family Origin

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Aja Family Occupations

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Aja life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Aja in 1956 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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