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Meaning and name origin

Zephyr \z(e)-ph-yr\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Zephyr), is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Zephyr is "west wind". Mythology name used in variants like Cefirino and the female form, Zephirine. Literary: Zéphir was the name of a mischievous monkey in Laurent de Brunhoff's "Babar" books.

Zephyr has 8 variant forms: Zayfeer, Zayfir, Zayphir, Zefir, Zephir, Zephiros, Zephirus and Zephyrus.

For more information, see also the related boy name Seferino.

There are 3 feminine forms of Zephyr: Sapphire, Sefarina and Tzefira.


Popularity

Zephyr is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#66241 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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Similar Names

Zephyr is also pronounced similarly to Zaphar. Like Zephyr, this name is not commonly used.

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