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Azania

What does Azania mean?

Azania Pronunciation of Azania [aza-nia] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Azania is "heard by God". From the male name Azaniah, borne by a minor biblical character. The name is now used mainly with reference to the African nationalist name for South Africa, as a symbol of resistance during the apartheid era.

Related girl name: Azalia.

Associated with: biblical.

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Azaia, ..

(male) Azaon, Azata, ..

Middle name pairings:
Azania Piper (A.P.), ..

How popular is Azania?

Azania is a rare first name for women and also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Azania has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Azania name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Azania outside U.S.

Similar Names

Azania is alike in pronunciation to Osana, Osanna, Yazenia and Ysanna. Other suggested similar names are Aanya, Acacia, Acadia, Adalia, Adana, Adanna, Adonia, Agacia, Agafia, Aghna, Agna, Agnie, Alaia, Alana, Alani, Alanis, Alanna, Alanza, Alonia, Amadia, Amaia, Amalia, Amana, Amanda, Amani, Analia, Ananda, Anani, Ania, Aranka, Aranza, Arsania, Ashni, Atalia, Avana, Avani, Avania, Avannia, Ayana, Ayanna, Azalea, Azaleia, Azaria, Azariah, Azelia, Azia, Chania, Dania, Dzana, Evania, Fania, Frania, Grania, Hania, Idania, Ilania, Ivania, Jania, Nania, Orania, Pania, Rania, Shania, Tania, Urania and Vania. These names tend to be more frequently used than Azania.

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