German, Swedish diminutive of names beginning with Mein- or Magn-

Meja Origin and Meaning

The name Meja is a girl's name meaning "strong".

The names from which Meja derived, including Meinhild and Magnhild, are long gone, but a Swedish singer called Meja (born Anna Pernilla Torndahl) has piqued interest in this modern derivative. Meja is now a Top 100 name in Sweden.

Meja Popularity

Famous People Named Meja

  • Meja BeckmanSwedish composer, artist & singer

Meja in Pop Culture

  • Meja Gajhamlet of Hreljin, Croatia
  • Pronounced "MAYah" (rhyming with Freja)