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Zoraya

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zoraya

User Submitted Origins

Islamic/Muslim
53%
Slavic
35%
Native American
5%
African
3%
Arabic
3%
Persian/Iranian
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 people from South Africa and the United States agree the name Zoraya is of Arabic origin and means "Rich".
  2. A user from Taiwan says the name Zoraya means "Dawn".
  3. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Zoraya means "Dark haired beauty / Light (Sun) of life" and is of Native American origin.
  4. According to a user from Florida, U.S., the name Zoraya is of Islamic / Muslim origin and means "Queen".
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Wiktionary

  1. A female given name.

Fun Facts about the name Zoraya

  • How Popular is the name Zoraya? Zoraya is the 17,968th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zoraya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 446 babies born with the first name Zoraya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zoraya 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 Zoraya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Zoraya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zoraya is Friday, November 22nd, 1912.
  • What year had the most people named Zoraya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zoraya was in 2005 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Zoraya Factoid: According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zoraya is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 1996.
  • Weird things about the name Zoraya: The name spelled backwards is Ayaroz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Aaorzy. How do you pronounce that?
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