What does Kezia mean?
Kezia /ke-zia/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ke-ZYE-ah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Kezia is "cassia tree".
Cassia is the generic name for a variety of trees and shrubs, one of which produces cinnamon. Biblical: one of the three fair daughters of Job. The name was adpoted by the Puritans and introduced to America in the 18th century.
How popular is Kezia?
Kezia is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Kezia is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Kezia and associated names. Lakeisha, Kizzy, Kizzie, Keisha and Jemima are the prominent variation forms of Kezia (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.2864%) and have become much less widespread since, with the forms Keisha, Kizzie and Lakeisha becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)