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Zariah (girl)

What does Zariah mean?

Zariah Pronunciation of Zariah [zari-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 of Zara (Arabic): see also Zahara.

Associated with: arabic.


Zariah has 7 variants: Zaira, Zarah, Zaria, Zarria, Zary, Zayeera and Zayra.

2 more relations via Zara: Zarina and Zarinda.

Creative forms:
(female) Zarira, Zariza, ..

(male) Zarii, Zariph, ..

Middle name pairings:
Zariah Shayna (Z.S.), ..

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)

Zariah entered the list in 1997 and reached its apex position of #471 in the U.S. in 2011, and is at #506 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Zaira (#1570 last year), Zara (#402), Zarah (#1779) and Zaria (#872) are the popular varying forms of Zariah (#506 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.

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

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

Similar Names

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.

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