Menu

Zamora

Last Name
62k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zamora

User Submitted Origins

Spanish
64%
Hebrew
26%
Mexican
7%
Polish
2%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Illinois, U.S. says the name Zamora means "Area in Spain".
  2. According to a user from Illinois, U.S., the name Zamora is of Spanish origin and means "Province in Spain".
names by meaning.

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Zamora to us below

International Interest
Also see international interest
Wiktionary
  1. A province of Castile and León, Spain.
  2. A city, the provincial capital of Zamora, Spain.
  3. Any other various place names in Spanish-speaking areas. See Wikipedia:Zamora

Zamora was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, Cebuano, Polish, Spanish, and Tagalog

Notable Persons Named Zamora

Notable Persons Named Zamora

Zamora

Zamora is an instrumental and new-age music musician. Zamora was born on July 13th, 1979.

Popularity:
Zamora Induta

Zamora Induta is a Chief of Staff of the Military.

Popularity:

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zamora

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zamora

Ezequiel Zamora

Ezequiel Zamora is a military person.

Popularity:
Pedro Zamora

Pedro Zamora was a reality television personality, aids educator, reality television, hiv/aids, and aidseducator. Pedro was born on February 29th, 1972 in Diezmero. He left this life on November 11th, 1994.

Popularity:
Bobby Zamora

Bobby Zamora is a soccer player for the Brighton & Hove Albion F.C., Senrab F.C., West Ham United F.C., Bristol Rovers F.C., Bath City F.C., Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Fulham F.C., Queens Park Rangers F.C., England national under-21 football team, and England national football team. Bobby was born on January 16th, 1981 in Barking, London, England.

Popularity:
Diane Zamora

Diane Zamora is a former us navy midshipman and united states naval academy. Diane was born on January 21st, 1978.

Popularity:
Ricardo Zamora

Ricardo Zamora was a soccer player for the RCD Espanyol, FC Barcelona, Real Madrid C.F., OGC Nice, Spain national football team, and Catalonia national football team. Ricardo was born on January 21st, 1901 in Barcelona, Spain. He breathed his last breath on September 8th, 1978.

Popularity:
Gwen Zamora

Gwen Zamora is an actor, comedian, performing arts, model (people), presenter, dance, actress, performer, model, host, and dancer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to present. Gwen was given the name Gwenaelle Tasha Mae Agnese on August 10th, 1990 in Australia. Gwen is also known as Gwenaelle and Gwen.

Popularity:
  • Jacinto Zamora
    Priesthood (catholic Church)
  • Urraca of Zamora
  • Jaime Paz Zamora
    Vice President of Bolivia
  • Jesús María Zamora
    Soccer Player
  • Alfonso Zamora
    Boxer
  • José María Alfaro Zamora
  • José Zamora
    Soccer Player
  • Viçenc Mateu Zamora
    General Syndic of Andorran Parliament
  • Tico Zamora
    Musician
  • Vanessa Zamora
    Singer-songwriter
  • Alan Zamora
    Soccer Player
  • O.P. Munio of Zamora
    Christian Bishop
  • Hermenegildo Sosa
  • Gerardo Zamora
    Senator from Santiago Del Estero Province

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zamora U.S.
  White 5.38% 64.26%
  African American 0.31% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.52% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.26% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.33% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 91.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zamora

People with the last name Zamora are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Zamora

  • What name lists does Zamora rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Zamora? Zamora is the 12,610th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zamora was the 540th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zamora have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 793 babies born with the first name Zamora in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zamora 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 Zamora? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zamora first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zamora is Friday, June 25th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Zamora born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zamora was in 2018 with a total of 97 babies.
  • Random Zamora Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zamora is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 12 babies in California have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Zamora: The name spelled backwards is Aromaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Maroaz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zamora? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 61,729 people with the last name Zamora.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zamora? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 21 of them will have Zamora as their last name.
  • Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    59k Karina Girl
    98k Sierra Girl
    138 Tata Girl
    208k Juanita Girl
    146 Geanine Girl
    195 Zaxton Boy
    114 Aideliz Girl
    415k Teresa Girl
    46k Pablo Boy
    516 Jayliana Girl

    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