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Zayan

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zayan

User Submitted Origins

Islamic/Muslim
55%
Arabic
39%
English
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Zayan is of Arabic origin and means "Bright or beautiful".
  2. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Zayan is of Islamic / Muslim origin and means "Beauty and pretty".
  3. According to a user from the United Arab Emirates, the name Zayan is of Islamic / Muslim origin and means "Beautiful. Beautiful moon".
  4. According to a user from Australia, the name Zayan is of Arabic origin and means "Beautiful and Hospitable".
  5. According to a user from Japan, the name Zayan is of Arabic origin and means "Bright".
  6. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Zayan is of Arabic origin and means "Bright smart".
  7. According to a user from India, the name Zayan is of Arabic origin and means "Thankful person".
  8. A submission from Canada says the name Zayan means "Gate of knowledge" and is of Islamic / Muslim origin.
  9. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Zayan is of Arabic origin and means "Clever".
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Fun Facts about the name Zayan

  • How Popular is the name Zayan? Zayan is the 10,010th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zayan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,136 babies born with the first name Zayan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zayan to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zayan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Zayan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zayan was in 2019 with a total of 150 babies.
  • Random Zayan Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zayan is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 23 babies in New York have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Zayan: The name spelled backwards is Nayaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yazan. How do you pronounce that?
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