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Zera

Last Name
493
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zera

User Submitted Origins

Hebrew
60%
Japanese
13%
Arabic
13%
African
7%
English
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from the United States and Ghana agree the name Zera is of Hebrew origin and means "Seed".
  2. A submission from Massachusetts, U.S. says the name Zera means "Seed, Dawn, Child" and is of African origin.
  3. According to a user from Montana, U.S., the name Zera means "Seed, or Beginnings".
  4. According to a user from Trinidad and Tobago, the name Zera means "To bloom".
  5. According to a user from India, the name Zera means "Princess".
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Notable Persons Named Zera

Notable Persons Named Zera

Zera Yacob Amha Selassie

Zera Yacob Amha Selassie is royalty. He holds the title Crown Prince of Ethiopia. He was most prominent from 1997 to present. Zera was born as the child of Amha Selassie and Medferiashwork Abebe on August 17th, 1953 in Addis Ababa.

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Zera

Zera is a comics character.

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Zera Pulsipher

Zera was born on June 24th, 1789 in Rockingham, Vermont. He passed away on January 1st, 1872.

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Zera Luther Tanner

His military service ended in 1897. Zera was born on December 5th, 1835. He died on December 16th, 1906.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zera

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zera

Zera

Zera is a comics character.

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Besmir Zera

Besmir Zera is an athlete for the Golemi FC.

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Common last names for Zera

  • Jones
  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Wright

Common first names for Zera

  • Joseph
  • Mary
  • Helen
  • John
  • Frank
  • Chester
  • Sophie

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zera U.S.
  White 93.51% 64.26%
  African American 1.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.01% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.25% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zera

People with the last name Zera are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Zera

  • How Popular is the name Zera? Zera is the 14,608th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zera was the 43,732nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zera have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 627 babies born with the first name Zera in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zera to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zera? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1890 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zera first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zera is Sunday, May 9th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Zera born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zera was in 1921 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Zera Factoid: According to the 1921 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zera is not a popular baby girl's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Alabama have the same name in 1921.
  • Weird things about the name Zera: The name spelled backwards is Arez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zrae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zera? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 493 people with the last name Zera.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zera? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zera as their last name since less than 1 person in 588k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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