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Zahira

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zahira

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
70%
English
20%
Spanish
10%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Egypt says the name Zahira is of Arabic origin and means "Helping and supporting".
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Notable Persons Named Zahira

Notable Persons Named Zahira

Zahira Zahir

Zahira Zahir is a barber, cosmetology, and cosmetologist. Zahira was born in 1972. Zahira is also known as Z.

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Zahira Barneto

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Fun Facts about the name Zahira

  • How Popular is the name Zahira? Zahira is the 10,972nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zahira have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 990 babies born with the first name Zahira in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zahira to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zahira? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zahira first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zahira is Wednesday, May 4th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Zahira born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zahira was in 2008 with a total of 69 babies.
  • Random Zahira Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zahira is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Zahira: The name spelled backwards is Arihaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iaarhz. How do you pronounce that?
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