Zela name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zela

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Nigeria says the name Zela is of Greek origin and means "Heavenly divine".
  2. A user from Michigan, U.S. says the name Zela is of African origin and means "The one who knows the path and the one who lacks nothing".
  3. According to a user from New Zealand, the name Zela means "Cute and pitite".
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zela

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zela

Vaçe Zela

Vaçe Zela was an easy listening, swing music, ballad, and folk music singing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1962 to 2014. Vaçe was born on April 7th, 1939 in Lushnjë. She left this life on February 6th, 2014.

Saint Euthymios of Zela

He holds the title Bishop of Zela and New Ethno-Hieromartyr. Saint was born on July 6th, 1876 in Parakoula, Lesbos. He passed away on May 29th, 1921.

Adrián Zela

Adrián Zela is a soccer player for the Deportivo Municipal, Coronel Bolognesi, Club Universitario de Deportes, Lima Cricket, Football Club, and Peru national under-20 football team. Adrián was born on March 20th, 1989 in Lima.

Amarildo Zela

Amarildo Zela is a soccer player for the FK Partizani Tirana, VfL Osnabrück, KF Tirana, NK Neretva, HNK Šibenik, NK Marsonia, HNK Vukovar '91, Hapoel Be'er Sheva F.C., Hapoel Jerusalem F.C., NK Kamen Ingrad, NK Čakovec, DSV Leoben, SK Vorwärts Steyr, FC Blau-Weiß Linz, and Albania national footb. Amarildo was born on August 25th, 1972 in Tirana.

Pëllumb Zela

Pëllumb Zela is an athlete for the KS Iliria.


Fun Facts about the name Zela

  • How Popular is the name Zela? Zela is the 15,849th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zela have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 552 babies born with the first name Zela in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zela 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 Zela? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Zela first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zela is Thursday, January 9th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Zela born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zela was in 1916 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Zela Factoid: According to the 1911 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zela is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1911.
  • Weird things about the name Zela: The name spelled backwards is Alez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zale. How do you pronounce that?
  • Zela name meaning

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