Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Zulay

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Alt. Meaning

Z is for zest, your zeal for life.

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

A is for authentic, be real

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Zulay

Notable Persons Named Zulay

Zulay Henao

Zulay Henao is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2005 to present. Zulay was born on May 29th, 1979 in Medellín.


Fun Facts about the name Zulay

  • How Popular is the name Zulay? Zulay is the 18,292nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zulay have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 433 babies born with the first name Zulay in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zulay 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 Zulay? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 32 new born babies.
  • When was Zulay first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zulay is Monday, January 1st, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Zulay born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zulay was in 2010 with a total of 45 babies.
  • Random Zulay Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zulay is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Zulay: The name spelled backwards is Yaluz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Alyzu. How do you pronounce that?
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