What does Zariah mean?
Zariah /za-ri-ah/ as a name for girls (also used less generally as boys' name Zariah) is of Arabic origin, and Zariah means "radiance". Zariah is an alternate form, with the suffix -iah, of Zara (Arabic): see also Zahara.
(female) Zarira, Zariza, ..
(male) Zarii, Zariph, ..
How popular is Zariah?
Zariah is an unusual given name for women. Zariah is an equally unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Zariah for girls. Zariah entered the list in 1997 and reached its apex position of #471 in the U.S. in 2011, and is at #535 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Zariah and corresponding names. Zaira (#1733 last year), Zara (#422) and Zaria (#860) are the popular varying forms of Zariah (#535 last year). These forms of Zariah were popular with parents presently (usage of 0.1%). Zara and Zariah are two of the more fashionable girl names here.
Zariah▲ is pronounced similarly to Cearia, Ceria, Ciarrah, Cyrah, Sairah, Sara▼, Sarah▼, Sarai▲, Saraia, Sarha, Sarhah, Sari, Saria, Sariah▲, Sarie, Sarra, Sarrah, Serah, Siria, Syria, Zahra▲, Zahrah, Zarya, Zorrah and Zorya. Other suggested similar names are Adriah, Amariah, Ariah▲, Azariah▲, Barah, Carah, Carlah, Daliah, Darah, Daria, Darian▼, Darrah, Datiah (see Datya), Farah, Farrah, Haniah, Karah, Karimah, Karlah, Karrah, Kiriah, Laliah, Maiah, Marah, Maria▼, Mariah, Marial, Mariam▲, Marian▼, Moriah, Myriah, Parish, Rabiah, Raziah, Taliah, Tarah, Tarrah, Zahira, Zahirah, Zakia, Zakiah, Zalia, Zarita and Zaynah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Zariah.