What does Zain mean?
Zain /zain/ as a boys' name is of Hindi origin, and the meaning of Zain is "godly light".
Affiliated boy name: Zane.
VariationsKreatif forms: Zainne, Zainno. [more]
How popular is Zain?
Zain is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#85297 out of 150436, Top 57%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Zain for boys. Zain entered the list in 2001 and reached its highest rank of #663 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is at #679 presently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the statistics of Zain and related names. The only other prominent alternative form of Zain (#679 in 2014) ranked in the Top 1000 is Zane (#224 in 2014). Adoption of these forms of Zain was at its most widespread less than a decade ago (adoption of 0.561%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.549%, ▼2%). Zain and Zane are two of the more fashionable names for newborns here.
Thinking of names?
Zain▲ is alike in pronunciation to Cian, Seann, Swain, Swaine, Swayn, Swen, Syon, Xan, Zaine, Zan, Zann, Zayne▲ and Zion▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Aarin, Alain, Alin, Amin, Bain, Blain, Cain▲, Dain, Darin▼, Davin▼, Dwain▼, Edin, Eoin, Erin▼, Evin, Ewin, Fagin, Fain, Farin, Fin, Galin, Gavin▲, Glin, Havin, Hazin, Hein, Iain, Jalin, Jamin, Jarin, Kadin▼, Kain, Kalin, Larin, Lin, Malin, Nalin, Odin▲, Olin▼, Orin▼, Owain, Owin, Pain, Patin, Quin, Rain, Sabin, Savin, Talin, Tarin, Tavin, Twain, Vin, Wain, Yamin, Zach, Zack▼, Zahir, Zaki, Zale, Zino and Ziv. These names tend to be more frequently used than Zain.