What does Zahira mean?
Zahira /za-hi-ra/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Zahira is "brilliant, shining".
How popular is Zahira?
Zahira is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Zahira is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Zahira for girls. Zahira has not made it into the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Zahira is alike in pronunciation to Sahara, Zahara and Zohara. Other recommended similar baby names are Bahira, Tahira, Zahra, Zahrah, Zaira, Zara▲, Zaria▼, Zayra and Zohra. Like Zahira, these names are not commonly used.