What does Zaria mean?
Zaria \z(a)-ria\ as a girls' name is of Hebrew, Arabic and Slavic derivation, and Zaria means "princess; radiance". Zaria is a form of Sarah (Hebrew). Biblical: originally called Sarai. Zaria is also a form of Zara (Arabic): see also Zahara. Zaria is also used as a variant of Zarya (Slavic).
Zaria▼ has 49 more related forms via Sarah, Zara, Zarya: Sadee, Sadella, Sadelle, Sadellia, Sadie, Sadye▼, Saidee, Sal, Sallee, Salley, Salli, Sallie▼, Sally▼, Sarabeth, Sarahann, Sarahity, Sarahlee, Sarahlynn, Sarajane, Sarajean, Saralee, Saralyn, Saralynn, Saramae, Saran, Sareen, Sarely, Sarena, Sarette, Sarika, Sarina▼, Sarine, Sarissa, Sarita, Sarka, Sarolta, Sarotta, Sarotte, Sasa, Serach, Serita, Shara, Shari▼, Sorcha, Sydel, Sydelle, Zarina, Zarinda and Zarita.
Zaria is an unusual given name for women. Zaria is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Zaria for girls. Zaria was first listed in 1996 and reached its apex position of #479 in the U.S. in 2000, and is at #860 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Zaria (#860 the previous year) are Sadie (#46 the previous year), Sadye, Sallie, Sally, Sara (#167), Sarah (#50), Sarai (#447), Sarina, Sarrah, Shara, Shari, Sorcha, Zahra (#916), Zara (#422) and Zariah (#535). These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.3089%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.2848%, down 7.8%), but with forms like Sallie, Sally, Sarina, Shari and Zaria becoming somewhat outmoded. Sadie (#46), Sarai (#447), Zara (#422) and Zariah (#535) are four of the more fashionable baby names among these, with Sadie having a resurgence in usage. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Zaria and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Zaria▼ is pronounced similarly to Cearia, Ceria, Sariah, Siria, Syria, Zora▼ and Zorya. Other recommended similar baby names are Daria▼, Maria, Zahira, Zakia and Zalia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Zaria.