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Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 9 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: English

Meaning: Trendy variation of DJ

Pronunciation: Dee-jay, /ˈdiˌdʒeɪ/, D IY EH JH EY IY

Popularity Rank: #21,840

On this page:

  • 1. Deejay Meaning
  • 2. Deejay Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Deejay
  • 4. Translations of Deejay
  • 5. Deejay Name Popularity
  • 6. Deejay popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Deejay
  • 8. Deejay Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Deejay

Deejay Meaning

Originally a term for a person who selects and plays recorded music for an audience, often in a dance club or at a party. The name Deejay is a modern and trendy variation of the word DJ, short for disc jockey.

Deejay also means "Trendy variation of DJ, often associated with music and entertainment.".

Deejay is commonly found in United States of America, South Africa, France, and 68 more countries.

Deejay Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: Dee-jay

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈdiˌdʒeɪ/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: D IY EH JH EY IY

D: Pronounce as in "dog" (D AO G)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

JH: Pronounce as in "joke" (JH OW K)

EY: Pronounce as in "they" (DH EY)

IY: Pronounce as in "see" (S IY)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Deejay

Deejay Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Deejay is recorded 1,838 times globally, ranking it as the 21,840th most common name worldwide.

Deejay is most prevalent in United States of America, with 421 occurrences, making it the 5,712th most popular name in the country.

In United Kingdom, the name Deejay is found among 1 in every 3426 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Deejay Popularity by Country

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United States of America#5,7121 : 4,297
South Africa#5,2961 : 8,815
France#5,4491 : 5,847
United Kingdom#4,3091 : 3,426
Nigeria#8,0111 : 15,671
Italy#13,7751 : 16,893
Malaysia#15,5311 : 33,739
Germany#6,8801 : 7,802
Colombia#21,1761 : 35,823
Canada#8,7821 : 10,498
Egypt#45,1601 : 74,000
Spain#14,8011 : 26,138
Belgium#8,4961 : 12,556

List of countries the name Deejay is rarely found

Deejay popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Deejay from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Deejay

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Deejay Name Poster

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Names similar to Deejay

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