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Gender: Female Origin of Jorja: Modern American phonetic spelling of Georgia Meaning of Georgia: English, feminine variation of George, "farmer"

The name Jorja is a girl's name of American origin. Jorja and is often added to lists like American Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

This simplified form of the lovely name Georgia was spotlighted by the actress Jorja Fox, and seems to be making inroads; rocker Bret Michaels chose it for his daughter. Still, we'd opt for the traditional spelling.

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Famous People Named Jorja

Jorja-An Fox, American actress
Jorja Alice Smith, British R&B singer
Jorja Leap, American activist and academic
Jorja Fleezanis, American violinist
Jorja Bleu Michaels (b. 2005), daughter of singer Bret Michaels

Pop Culture References for the name Jorja

Jorja Monatella, character in "Strangers" by Dean Koontz
"Jorja Interlude," song by Drake with Jorja Smith