Menu

Zahra

Last Name
589
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zahra

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
87%
English
9%
Persian/Iranian
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Qatar says the name Zahra is of Arabic origin and means "Zahra originates from the Arabic word flower, blossom, or beauty. It is also the name of the prophet Mohammed's daughter Fatima-Zahra".
  2. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Zahra means "Beauty, flower, intelligent".
  3. 2 people from Michigan, U.S. agree the name Zahra is of Arabic origin and means "Beautiful flower".
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Zahra means "Flower...beauty" and is of Arabic origin.
  5. A submission from New York, U.S. says the name Zahra means "Bright, intelligent, flower" and is of Arabic origin.
  6. According to a user from Saudi Arabia, the name Zahra is of Arabic origin and means "Flower, blossom".
  7. A user from Kenya says the name Zahra is of Arabic origin and means "White flower".
  8. 5 submissions from all over the world agree the name Zahra means "Flower" and is of Arabic origin.
  9. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Zahra is of Arabic origin and means "Radiant, brightness".
  10. A submission from Missouri, U.S. says the name Zahra means "Brilliant, beautiful" and is of Arabic origin.
names by meaning.
International Interest
Also see international interest
Wiktionary

Borrowed from Arabic زَهْراء‎ (zahrāʾ), an epithet of Fatima, the daughter of Muhammad.

  1. A female given name from Arabic.

Notable Persons Named Zahra

Notable Persons Named Zahra

Zahra Ahmadi

Zahra Ahmadi is an actor and actress. She was most active from 2006 to present. Zahra was born in 1981 in Plymouth, Devon, England.

Popularity:
Zahra Amir Ebrahimi

Zahra Amir Ebrahimi is an actor, photographer, and actress. Zahra was born in 1981.

Popularity:
Zahra Clare Baker

Zahra was born on November 16th, 1999 in Wagga Wagga. They left this life on September 24th, 2010.

Popularity:
Zahra Nemati

Zahra was born on April 30th, 1985.

Popularity:
Zahra Kazemi

Zahra Kazemi was a photojournalism and photojournalist. Zahra was born in 1948 in Shiraz. She left this life on July 11th, 2003.

Popularity:
Zahra Kamalfar

Popularity:
  • Zahra Mostafavi
  • Zahra Rahnavard
    Former Chancellor of Alzahra University
  • Zahra Bani
  • Zahra Abdulla
    City Council of Helsinki
  • Zahra Khanom Tadj Es-Saltaneh
  • Zahra Shahid Hussain
    Senior Vice President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zahra

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zahra

Hindi Zahra

Hindi Zahra is a berber music, pop, soul, jazz, folk, blues, world music, soul music, and folk music musician. Her ongoing career started in 2009. Hindi was born on January 20th, 1979 in Khouribga. Hindi is also known as Zahra Hindi.

Popularity:
Adrian Zahra

Adrian Zahra is a soccer player for the Port Melbourne SC, Manningham United FC, Melbourne Knights FC, Western Suburbs SC, and Valletta F.C. Adrian was born on September 24th, 1990 in Melbourne, Australia.

Popularity:
Antoine Zahra

Antoine was born in 1956.

Popularity:
Brian K. Zahra

Brian K. Zahra is a 107th Justice of the Supreme Court ofMichigan.

Popularity:
Tara Zahra

Tara Zahra is a in the field of eastern europe.

Popularity:
Christian Zahra

Christian Zahra is a member of parliament. He was most active from 1998 to 2004. Christian was born on April 8th, 1973 in Malta.

Popularity:

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zahra U.S.
  White 65.20% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 25.64% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.07% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zahra

People with the last name Zahra are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Zahra

  • How Popular is the name Zahra? Zahra is the 3,373rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Zahra was the 37,735th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zahra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,326 babies born with the first name Zahra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zahra to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zahra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Zahra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zahra is Tuesday, May 6th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Zahra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zahra was in 2018 with a total of 518 babies.
  • Random Zahra Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zahra is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 66 babies in Texas have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Zahra: The name spelled backwards is Arhaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rzaah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zahra? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 589 people with the last name Zahra.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zahra? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zahra as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    133 Tashan Neutral
    799 Liyana Girl
    602 Kenza Girl
    233 Alayza Girl
    914 Shyheim Boy
    5k Zayn Boy
    1k Rasheen Neutral
    6k Rihanna Girl
    6k Zainab Girl
    38k Ali Neutral

    Related Names by Gender

    Rank Name Origin
    378 Mckinleigh English
    204 Zanai African American
    1k Shawntel French
    1k Vy Vietnamese
    33k Lyla English
    27k Sienna Italian
    442 Jakya African American
    107 Ceilidh Gaelic
    170 Zuleica Mexican
    170 Zorina Slavic