What does Zenaida mean?
Zenaida \z(e)-nai-da\ as a girls' name is of Greek and Russian derivation, and the name Zenaida means "life of Zeus; belonging to Zeus". Zenaida is a variant of Zenaide (Greek). Zenaida is also a form of Zenobia (Greek). Zenaida is also used as a variant of Zinaida (Russian, Greek).
Zenaida has 1 variant: Zenayda.
Zenaida is a very popular first name for females (#1255 out of 4276, Top 29%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent alternative forms of Zenaida (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Zenobia and Zena. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.136%) and is now lower, with the version Zena becoming less fashionable. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Zenaida and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)