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Ziya

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Origin and Meaning of Ziya

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
47%
Turkish
22%
English
20%
African
4%
Gujarati
2%
Indian (Sanskrit)
2%
Japanese
2%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from Minnesota, U.S. agree the name Ziya is of English / Turkish origin and means "Light".
  2. A user from India says the name Ziya means "Light source of light".
  3. A submission from Australia says the name Ziya means "light or low" and is of Arabic origin.
  4. According to a user from India, the name Ziya means "Light ! Like Diya in india".
  5. A user from South Africa says the name Ziya means "Its my real surname .Sebek in his son. from the house of Cus".
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Notable Persons Named Ziya

Notable Persons Named Ziya

Ziya Tong

Ziya Tong is a television personality, producer, celebrity, television producer, and television personalityandproducer. Ziya was born in 1980 in London.

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Ziya Gökalp

Ziya Gökalp was a writer. Ziya was given the name Mehmed Ziya on March 23rd, 1876 in Çermik. He left this life on October 25th, 1924.

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Ziya Bunyadov

His military service ended in 1945. Ziya was born on December 24th, 1921 in Astara, Azerbaijan. He left this life on February 21st, 1997.

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Ziya Mammadov

Ziya Mammadov is a Chairman of Azerbaijan State Railway Administration and Chairman ofAzerbaijan State Railway Administration. Ziya was born on April 28th, 1952 in Azerbaijan.

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Ziya Songulen

He passed away in 1936.

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Ziya Pasha

He passed away on May 17th, 1880.

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  • Ziya Hursit
  • Ziya Erdal
    Soccer Player

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ziya

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ziya

Ziya Gökalp

Ziya Gökalp was a writer. Ziya was given the name Mehmed Ziya on March 23rd, 1876 in Çermik. He left this life on October 25th, 1924.

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Wei Ziya

She holds the title Miss China Universe 2008 and Miss China Universe2008. Wei was given the name Wèi Jìngtíng in 1984 in Guiyang.

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Safveti Ziya

Safveti was born in 1875. He died in 1929.

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Fun Facts about the name Ziya

  • How Popular is the name Ziya? Ziya is the 10,116th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ziya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,122 babies born with the first name Ziya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ziya to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ziya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Ziya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ziya is Monday, June 6th, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Ziya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ziya was in 2018 with a total of 132 babies.
  • Random Ziya Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ziya is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Texas have the same name in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Ziya: The name spelled backwards is Ayiz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Zaiy. How do you pronounce that?
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