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Zephyr (girl)

What does Zephyr mean?

Zephyr Pronunciation of Zephyr [zephyr] as a girls' name (also used more widely as boys' name Zephyr) is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Zephyr is "west wind".

Associated with: greek.


Zephyr has 15 variants: Cefirina, Sefarina, Sefira, Sephira, Tzefira, Tzephira, Tzephyra, Tzifira, Zefeera, Zefir, Zefiryn, Zephira, Zephirine, Zephyra and Zephyrine.

Related girl name: Sapphire.

1 masculine form: Seferino.

Creative forms:
(female) Saphyr, Ziphyr, ..

(male) Zefar, Zehur, ..

Middle name pairings:
Zephyr Linnea (Z.L.), ..

How popular is Zephyr?

Zephyr is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#99214 out of 150436, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. The only popular related form of Zephyr (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 is Sapphire (#1539 last year). Adoption of this form of Zephyr was well-received in the year 2014 (#1422) and is almost as conventional today (#1539, 11%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sapphire in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Zephyr and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Zeenya and Zenya. Like Zephyr, these names are not commonly used.

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