Zafir name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Zafir mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Zafir

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Turkey says the name Zafir is of Arabic origin and means "Victorious".
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International Interest
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  1. sapphire (a precious stone)

Notable Persons Named Zafir

Notable Persons Named Zafir

Zafir Premčević

Zafir was born in 1872. They breathed their last breath in 1937.

Zafir Patel

Zafir was born on September 14th, 1992 in Hyderabad.

Zafir Stoimanov

Zafir Stoimanov is an athlete for the FK Rudar Probištip.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zafir U.S.
  White 91.79% 64.26%
  African American 2.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.38% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zafir

People with the last name Zafir are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Zafir

  • How Popular is the name Zafir? Zafir is the 26,082nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Zafir was the 89,403rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zafir have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 225 babies born with the first name Zafir in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zafir to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zafir? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zafir first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zafir is Thursday, April 15th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Zafir born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zafir was in 2009 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Zafir Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zafir is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Zafir: The name spelled backwards is Rifaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Izraf. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zafir? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 207 people with the last name Zafir.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zafir? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zafir as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Zafir name meaning

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