What does Zahra mean?
Zahra [zahra] as a girls' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Zahra is "white; flower".
Zahra▲ has 1 variant: Zahrah.Creative forms:
(female) Zahka, Zura, ..
(male) Zahrai, Zahri, .. Middle name pairings:
Zahra Kaya (Z.K.), ..
How popular is Zahra?
Zahra is a rare first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#50178 out of 150436, Top 33%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Zahra for girls. Zahra was first listed in 1995 and reached its top rank of #690 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Zahra (#690 the previous year) are Sarah (#58 the previous year) and Zahara (#1417). Adoption of these forms of Zahra reached its peak in the 1980s (median #1335) and is now significantly lower (#721, down 82.3%). Sarah has been the most popular choice, although Zahra seems to be gaining favor too, while Sarah is now less common.
Zahra▲ is pronounced similarly to Cearra, Ceira, Cera, Ciaara, Ciara▼, Ciarra, Sahra, Saira, Sairah, Sara▼, Sarha, Sari, Saria, Sarra, Seara, Siera, Zaira, Zara▲, Zarah, Zaria, Zariah▲, Zarria, Zayeera, Zora▼ and Zorah. Other recommended names are Aphra, Bahira, Caera, Cara▼, Daira, Darra, Fabra (see Fabia), Fara, Farra, Gavra, Kaira, Kara▼, Karra, Lara, Larra, Laura▼, Lavra, Lawra, Madra, Mahra, Maira, Mara▲, Marra, Maura, Mayra▼, Nadra, Nahara, Ophra, Sabra, Sahara, Tahira, Tara▼, Taura, Yaira, Yara, Zahava, Zaheera, Zahira, Zahirah, Zahna, Zahndra, Zaida, Zaina, Zakia, Zalia, Zana, Zanda, Zandra, Zanna and Zohara. These names tend to be more frequently used than Zahra.See names in meaning and etymology.