[ 2 syll. ja-pa, jap-a ] The baby boy name Japa is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as JHAA-Paa †. The origin of Japa is the Sanskrit language. The name's meaning is chanting.
Japendra, Japesh, and Japeth are variants of Japa.
See also the related category sanskrit.
Japa is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Japa include Jaccob, Jachob, Jackob, Jacob, Jacobb, Jacobe, Jacub, Jaicob, Jakab, Jakeb, Jakiv, Jave, Javey, Jebbey, Jebbi, Jebbie, Jebby, Jebi, Jeffie, and Jeffy.
† English pronunciation for Japa: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)"