Zenas name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zenas

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Nigeria, the name Zenas is of Greek origin and means "Hospitality".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Zenas

Notable Persons Named Zenas

Winsor McCay

Winsor McCay was an animator and cartoonist. Winsor was given the name Zenas Winsor on September 26th, 1869 in Spring Lake, Michigan, U.S.; or Canada. He passed away on July 26th, 1934.


Zenas is also known as Zenus The Lawyer.

Zenas R. Bliss

His military service ended in 1854. Zenas was born on April 17th, 1835 in Johnston, Rhode Island. He died on January 2nd, 1900.

Zenas Leonard

Zenas Leonard was a mountain man. Zenas was born on March 19th, 1809 in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania. He left this life on July 14th, 1857.

Zenas Ferry Moody

Zenas Ferry Moody was a Governor of Oregon, and 12th Speakerof theOregon House of Representatives. He was most active from 1882 to 1887. Zenas was born on May 27th, 1832 in Granby, Massachusetts. He left this life on March 14th, 1917.

Zenas Beach

Zenas was born on May 11th, 1825. He died on July 28th, 1898.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Zenas

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zenas


Zenas is also known as Zenus The Lawyer.


Fun Facts about the name Zenas

  • How Popular is the name Zenas? Zenas is the 17,939th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zenas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 447 babies born with the first name Zenas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zenas 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 Zenas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Zenas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zenas is Saturday, August 12th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Zenas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zenas was in 1988 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Zenas Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zenas is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Zenas: The name spelled backwards is Sanez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Szena. How do you pronounce that?
  • Zenas name meaning

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