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Zeb name meaning

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
237
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zeb

User Submitted Origins

Hebrew
40%
Arabic
35%
English
20%
Fiction
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from the United Arab Emirates says the name Zeb means "Like wolf".
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Wiktionary

Diminutive of Zebedee and Zebulun .

  1. A male given name.

Notable Persons Named Zeb

Notable Persons Named Zeb

Zeb Atlas

Zeb was given the name Andy Bick on October 15th, 1970 in Portland, Oregon.

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Zeb Wells

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Zeb Soanes

Zeb Soanes is a journalist, presenter, news presenter, and newsreader. Zeb was given the name Zebedee Soanes on June 24th, 1976 in Lowestoft. Zeb is also known as Soanes and Zeb.

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Zeb Taia

Zeb was born on October 11th, 1984.

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Zeb Khan

He was most active from 2000 to present. Zeb was born on May 6th, 1980 in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh.

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Zeb Turner

Zeb was born on June 23rd, 1915 in Lynchburg, Virginia. Zeb is also known as Grishaw and William Edward. He passed away on January 10th, 1978.

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  • Zeb Terry
    Athlete

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zeb

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zeb

Drummie Zeb

Drummie was born in 1959.

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Ahmad Zeb

Ahmad is also known as Zeb and Ahmad.

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Mussarat Ahmed Zeb

Mussarat was born in 1950 in Swat (princely state).

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Miangul Asfandyar Amir Zeb

Miangul Asfandyar Amir Zeb was a politician. Miangul was born on November 30th, 1965 in Saidu Sharif. He breathed his last breath on December 28th, 2007.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zeb U.S.
  White 19.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 67.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.06% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zeb

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

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Fun Facts about the name Zeb

  • How Popular is the name Zeb? Zeb is the 5,826th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zeb was the 80,131st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zeb have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,662 babies born with the first name Zeb in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zeb to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zeb? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Zeb first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zeb is Thursday, February 8th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Zeb born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zeb was in 1979 with a total of 65 babies.
  • Random Zeb Factoid: According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zeb is not a popular baby boy's name in Iowa. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Iowa have the same name in 1979.
  • Weird things about the name Zeb: The name spelled backwards is Bez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ebz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zeb? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 237 people with the last name Zeb.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zeb? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zeb as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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