Given Name ARJA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Finnish
PRONOUNCED: AHR-yah   [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of IRJA. The Finnish poet Eino Leino used it in his poem 'Arja and Selinä' (1916), though belonging to a male character.
VARIANTS: Erja, Irja
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Eirene, Irene (Ancient Greek), Irena, Irina (Bulgarian), Irena, Ena (Croatian), Irena, Irenka (Czech), Irene (Danish), Irena (Dutch), Irene (English), Irène (French), Iria (Galician), Irina, Irine (Georgian), Irene (German), Eirini, Irini (Greek), Eirene, Irene (Greek Mythology), Irén (Hungarian), Eireen (Irish), Irene (Italian), Irena (Lithuanian), Irina (Macedonian), Irene (Norwegian), Irena, Irenka (Polish), Irene, Iria (Portuguese), Irina (Romanian), Irina, Arina, Arisha, Ira, Irinushka (Russian), Irena (Serbian), Irena (Slovene), Irene (Spanish), Irene (Swedish), Iryna (Ukrainian)