What does Zita mean?
Zita /zi-ta/ as a girls' name is pronounced ZEE-tah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Zita is "seeker". A saint's name; also a short form of Rosita and Teresita. The name of the last Hapsburg empress.
(female) Zeata, Zipta, ..
(male) Zitai, Zize, ..
How popular is Zita?
Zita is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2237 out of 4276, Top 52%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#68569 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Zita for girls. Zita reached its peak rank of #916 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not listed currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the statistics of the girl name Zita and associated names. Rose (#194 in 2014), Theresa (#1126), Teresita and Rosita are the prominent alternative forms of Zita. Usage of these forms of Zita was common among parents 104 years ago (adoption of 1.3%) and has become significantly diminished since (adoption 0.1%, ▼91%).
Zita is pronounced similarly to Cetta, Sato, Zeta and Zetta. Other suggested similar names are Alita, Alta▼, Amita, Anita▼, Beta, Birta, Bitta, Brita, Chita, Dita, Edita, Esta▼, Evita, Ghita, Gita, Gitta, Irita, Ita, Kata, Lata, Leta▼, Lita, Mata, Meta▼, Minta▼, Mirta, Nata, Nita▼, Peta, Reita, Reta▼, Rieta, Rita▼, Ritta, Tita, Unita, Uta, Veta, Vita, Yuta, Zada, Zaida, Zaina, Zaira, Zana, Zanita, Zara▲, Zarita, Zea, Zeba, Zena, Zia, Zila, Zilla, Zin, Zina, Zinia, Zinya, Ziv, Ziva, Zivah, Zivka, Zlata, Zoia, Zola▼, Zona▼, Zora▼, Zoya, Zuba, Zuma and Zyna. These names tend to be less frequently used than Zita.