Finnish form of Miriam
"drop of the sea, bitter, or beloved"

Mirja Origin and Meaning

The name Mirja is girl's name of Finnish origin.
If you are looking for an unusual way to honor an ancestral Mary or Miriam, Mirja might make a good choice. Zero baby girls were given this name in the US in 2014. The rising popularity of Anja has schooled English speakers that the j is pronounced like a y.

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