What does Zariah mean?
Zariah /zari-ah/ [3 sylls.] 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.
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 popularity of Zariah for girls. Zariah entered the list in 2004 and reached its apex position of #471 in the U.S. in 2011, and is at #535 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Zariah and corresponding names. Zara (#422 last year) and Zaria (#860) are the popular varying forms of Zariah (#535 last year). These girl names are at the peak of their popularity presently (usage of 0.3943%), except for the form Zaria which has become less stylish. Zara (#422) and Zariah (#535) are two of the more fashionable girl names here. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Zariah▲ is pronounced similarly to Sarah, Sarhah, Saria, Sariah, Sarrah, Zahrah, Zarya, Zorah and Zorrah. Other suggested similar baby names are Mariah▲, Zahirah and Zakiah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Zariah.