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  1. Maja, genus Maja, Maia, genus Maianoun

    type genus of the Majidae; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution


  1. maja

    There seems to be a bit of ambiguity with the term "Maja" as it can have different meanings depending on the context. 1. In Spanish culture, Maja is used to refer a woman who is stylish, brave, and attractive, especially in the 18th and 19th century. It has been popularized in art. 2. Maja can also be a female first name in several cultures including in Scandinavia, Poland, and the Balkans. 3. Maja is also a genus name in taxonomy for certain types of crabs. 4. In Indonesian, Maja is a type of tree known for its fruit. Without a specific context, it's hard to provide a concrete definition. It could mean any one of these things or possibly something else entirely.


  1. Maja

    Maja is a genus of majid crabs, comprising the following extant species: ⁕Maja africana Griffin & Tranter, 1996 ⁕Maja bisarmata Rathbun, 1916 ⁕Maja capensis Ortmann, 1894 ⁕Maja compressipes ⁕Maja confragosa Griffin & Tranter, 1996 ⁕Maja crispata Risso, 1827 ⁕Maja erinacea de Ninni, 1924 ⁕Maja gibba Alcock, 1899 ⁕Maja goltziana d'Oliviera, 1888 ⁕Maja gracilipes Chen & Ng, 1999 ⁕Maja japonica Rathbun, 1932 ⁕Maja kominatoensis Kubo, 1936 ⁕Maja linapacanensis Rathbun, 1916 ⁕Maja miersii Walker, 1887 ⁕Maja sakaii Takeda & Miyake, 1969 ⁕Maja spinigera ⁕Maja squinado ⁕Maja suluensis Rathbun, 1916 ⁕Maja tuberculata De Haan, 1839 A further 12 species are known from fossils.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maja in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maja in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of maja in a Sentence

  1. Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic:

    I am shocked by the fact that Maja Kocijancic in the name of the EU has tried to shut me up, i am refusing to be your puppet.

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    expressing yourself easily or characterized by clear expressive language
    • A. articulate
    • B. soft-witted
    • C. elusive
    • D. unsealed

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