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What does Zaria mean?

Zaria Pronunciation of Zaria [zaria] as a girls' name is of Hebrew, Arabic and Slavic derivation, and Zaria means "princess; radiance". Zaria is an alternate 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).

Associated with: arabic, princess.


Zaria has 23 variants: Saira, Sairah, Sara, Sarai, Saraia, Sarha, Sarhah, Sari, Saria, Sarie, Sarra, Sarrah, Sarrey, Sera, Serah, Zahra, Zaira, Zarah, Zariah, Zarria, Zary, Zayeera and Zayra.

16 more related forms via Sarah, Zara, Zarya: Sadie, Saran, Sarena, Sarika, Sarina, Sarine, Sarissa, Sarita, Sarka, Sasa, Serita, Shara, Shari, Zarina, Zarinda and Zarita.

Creative forms:
(female) Zlaria, Zoeria, ..

(male) Zaran, Zaro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Zaria Kaci (Z.K.), ..

How popular is Zaria?

Zaria is an unusual given name for women. Zaria is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Zaria was first listed in 1996 and reached its apex position of #479 in the U.S. in 2000, and is at #872 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Zaria (#872 from current records) are Sadie (#52 from current records), Saira, Sara (#162), Sarah (#58), Sarai (#440), Sarena, Sari, Sarina (#1342), Sarita, Sarrah, Sera, Shara, Shari, Zahra (#690), Zaira (#1570), Zara (#402), Zarah (#1779) and Zariah (#506). Other forms, like Sairah, are uncommon. These relations of Zaria were at the peak of their popularity 35 years ago (adoption of 2.9%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 1%, down 65%). Sarah has been the recurring favorite, though Sarai has become popular as well, while forms like Sarah have become less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Zaria, Sadie, Saira, Sara, Sarah in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sarai, Sarena, Sari, Sarina, Sarita in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sarrah, Sera, Shara, Shari, Zahra in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Zaira, Zara, Zarah, Zariah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Sadie, Sara, Sarah, Zahra, Zara outside U.S.

Similar Names

Zaria is pronounced similarly to Ceara, Cearia, Cearra, Cera, Ceria, Ciara, Cieria, Ciri, Cyra, Sariah, Seara, Searra, Seeria, Siara, Siri, Siria, Suri, Syria, Zahrah, Zohra, Zora, Zorah, Zoraya, Zorrah and Zorya. Other recommended names are Adria, Arria, Bria, Catia, Dalia, Damia, Dania, Daria, Datia, Fabia, Gaia, Halia, Ilaria, Jania, Kacia, Karmia, Kiria, Kyria, Lakia, Loria, Malia, Maria, Marnia, Marsia, Martia, Naia, Nakia, Nania, Pavia, Tacia, Tania, Tasia, Tavia, Vardia, Zabrina, Zada, Zahira, Zahna, Zakia, Zakiah, Zakiya, Zalia, Zalika, Zanda, Zanna, Zaylia, Zelia, Zenia, Zia and Zoia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Zaria.

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