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Name Root:
The name Aija and its variants represent a diminutive of Aina and a short form of Freja. Aina derives from the Finnish “ainoa,” meaning “only, the only one.” Elias Lönnrot, who composed the Kalevala, invented the name. In Nordic mythology and Norse mythology, Freyja (Old Norse the ‘lady’) is a goddess associated with love, beauty, fertility, gold, war, and death. Like the name of the group of deities to which Freyja belongs, the Vanir, the name Freyja is not attested outside Scandinavia, unlike the goddess Frigg, who is certified as a goddess common to all Germanic peoples, and whose name is reconstructed as Proto-Germanic *frijjō. The origin of the name is “eijaa” a Finnish exclamation of joy. In the Greenlandic language, “aja” means “maternal aunt.”



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United States Ranking #749

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New Age Curiosities

Numerological Values: #9

A number 9 person is humane and selfless. Compassion, tolerance, idealism and sensitivity are the hallmarks of number 9. Number 9 individuals often give unselfishly to others.

Chakra Number: #9
Chakra "Pineal Gland"

The Pineal Gland is about the size of a pea, and is in the center of the brain in a tiny cave behind and above the pituitary gland which lies a little behind the root of the nose. It is located directly behind the eyes, attached to the third ventricle. This chakra is also known as the upper dan tien. The ninth chakra is an interesting chakra in that it is in this chakra that all the Christ abilities lie dormant, waiting to be released and used in the outer and inner worlds. The shift in focus at this time is toward that Christ energy and the accompanying abilities that go along with it. Hence, a great deal of work and energy is now being sent into physical reality to help the individual open up and expand this energy center.

Color meaning: Gold

It is no surprise that gold symbolizes wealth used wisely, but it is also the symbol of good health. People who favor the color gold are optimistic. The Tibetan Buddhist believes in 5 sacred stones: the crystal for light, turquoise for infinity of sea and sky, coral for life and form, gold for the golden ray of the sun, silver for the light of the moon. Gold is intimately linked with Divinity and those gods associated with the Sun. It symbolizes wealth and success.

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Aya Hirano (born 1987), Japanese Voice Actress
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Aya Hisakawa (born 1968), Japanese Voice Actress
Aya Ishiguro (born 1978), Japanese Singer
Aya Kamikawa (born 1968), Japanese Politician
Aya Kamiki (born 1985), Japanese Singer
Aya Kawai (born 1975), Japanese Figure Skater
Aya Kitō (1962–1988), Japanese Writer
Aya Matsuura (born 1986), Japanese Singer
Aya Miyama (1985), Japanese Soccer Player
Aya Sameshima (born 1987), Japanese Soccer Player
Aya Sugimoto (born 1968), Japanese Actress
Aya Sumika (born 1980), American Actress
Aya Terakawa (born 1984), Japanese Backstroke Swimmer
Aya Ueto (born 1985), Japanese Actress
Aya, Ancient Egyptian king's wife during the 18th century BC
Aya, Ancient Egyptian king's wife during the 18th century BC
Aya, Ancient Egyptian king's wife during the 18th century BC