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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zair

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International Interest
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  1. Zaire, former name of Democratic Republic of the Congo (between 1971 and 1997)

Notable Persons Named Zair

Notable Persons Named Zair

Zair Azgur

Zair was born in 1908. He breathed his last breath in 1995.

Zaïr Kédadouche

Zaïr Kédadouche is a soccer player for the CS Sedan Ardennes, Paris FC, and Red Star F.C. Zaïr was born on August 9th, 1957 in Tourcoing.

Zair Alen

Zair Alen is an athlete for the Niagara United.

Zair Al Mutairi

Zair Al Mutairi is an athlete for the Al Tadhamon SC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Zair

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zair

Said Bin Zair


Fun Facts about the name Zair

  • How Popular is the name Zair? Zair is the 18,348th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zair have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 431 babies born with the first name Zair in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zair 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 Zair? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Zair born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zair was in 2016 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Zair Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zair is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Zair: The name spelled backwards is Riaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zria. How do you pronounce that?
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