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Zayra

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in the U.S.
in 2010
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What does the name Zayra mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Zayra

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
61%
Spanish
29%
Russian
3%
American
3%
Hebrew
3%
English
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Zayra is of Russian origin and means "Star".
  2. A submission from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Zayra means "Shining star" and is of American origin.
  3. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Zayra means "An Angel" and is of Spanish origin.
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Notable Persons Named Zayra

Notable Persons Named Zayra

Zayra Alvarez

Zayra Alvarez is a singer-songwriter, guitarist, photographer, illustrator, and jewelry designer. Zayra was given the name Zayra Enid Alvarez Dones in Arroyo, Puerto Rico.

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Fun Facts about the name Zayra

  • How Popular is the name Zayra? Zayra is the 8,616th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zayra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,442 babies born with the first name Zayra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zayra to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zayra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Zayra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zayra is Wednesday, November 26th, 1919.
  • What year had the most people named Zayra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zayra was in 2004 with a total of 82 babies.
  • Random Zayra Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zayra is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Zayra: The name spelled backwards is Aryaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Arzay. How do you pronounce that?
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