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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zahava

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 4 people from all over the world, the name Zahava is of Hebrew origin and means "Gold".
  2. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Zahava means "In Hebrew it translates to 'Golden'" and is of Jewish origin.
  3. According to a user from Australia, the name Zahava is of Hebrew origin and means "Gilded".
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Notable Persons Named Zahava

Notable Persons Named Zahava

Zahava Elenberg

Zahava was born in 1973.


Fun Facts about the name Zahava

  • How Popular is the name Zahava? Zahava is the 14,409th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zahava have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 642 babies born with the first name Zahava in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zahava to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zahava? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zahava first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zahava is Friday, March 15th, 1907.
  • What year had the most people named Zahava born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zahava was in 2019 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Zahava Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zahava is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Florida have the same name in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Zahava: The name spelled backwards is Avahaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Vhzaaa. How do you pronounce that?
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