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Origin: Arabic
Meaning: Glorious Dawn

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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Zara

This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Zara in the U.S. since 1880.

A few facts about the girl's name Zara:

  • Records indicate that 3,074 girls in the United States have been named Zara since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 2012, when 528 people in the U.S. were given the name Zara. Those people are now 9 years old.

    So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.


    Comments about the name Zara

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      13 Positive Comments

  • "My Name is Zara and I love 💕 my name! It so original" Mar. 12, 2020: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Zara and I hated it because since my name was so rare (at the time) it just got annoying, but I realised it is a beautiful name and unique in it's own ways!!" Jul. 11, 2017: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Zara I LOVE IT It really gives me a boost in the morning to change the world I know of one other girl with the name it is a beautiful name don't be ashamed or embarrassed to have a unique name" Oct. 3, 2016: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Zara, I'm 45 so I have never met anyone with this name. I know it is becoming popular but I hated it growing up. I have a twin sister named Zonia." Mar. 27, 2015: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is zarah and my friends said they've never heard anything like it. and I just started getting interested in my name" Apr. 10, 2014: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name Zara. Some people don't spell it right. Everyone says it right. I meet lot's of people with there names called Zara. The correct way to say this name is Zara." Nov. 12, 2013: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name Zaara! I'm naming my baby girl Zaara-Safia." Mar. 16, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "It's Beautiful, I'm going to name my daughter Zara-Louise." Apr. 23, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Zara "the brightness of dawn" is the name of my first daughter born early on a June morning during a heat wave in Brighton. A beautiful name for a beautiful girl liked by all and with an undersanding that crosses all ages and race divides. Zara is hebrew, turkish spanish iranian english ans wonderful" Nov. 4, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My middle name is Zara. I love it. It also means flower in Arabic. I will definately name my daughter Zara." Sep. 14, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my daughter is Zara Rae and I love it. It is not common but yet not too unusual or made up." Aug. 2, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "zara is my daughters name, and we think it is a beautiful name. my partner and i have never known any one with the name" Nov. 11, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "i think this is a really nice name, and not as common as sarah" Oct. 14, 2007: Report as inappropriate

      13 Neutral Comments

  • "My name is Zara and I used to think it was annoying nothing like accsecories with Z or Zara on it and I used to get a lil bit upset but now a I realised that I love having a rare name (:" Jan. 19, 2021: Report as inappropriate

  • "Well My name iz Zara to be honest i really like my name because my mother said so many good things about the name Zara she also said My name was inspired by the fashion store named "Zara" too and well my mother also said that my name is kind of like a princess too she said my name has a special meaning and that is the person who is named Zara like me! 💖" Dec. 29, 2020: Report as inappropriate

  • "Zara is Troyelle 's old bffs she is the same age as Troyelle" Sep. 4, 2020: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Zara and I love it so much because it rolls off your tongue so nicely. Its an Arabic name, It?s so unique and carries a beautiful meaning ?Princess; dawn?" Mar. 20, 2020: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name iz zara, and I love it, some times I get replaced with Sara but it's fine I have 5 friend whose name is Zara" Nov. 6, 2019: Report as inappropriate

  • "It was my dead name so it was hard to find a name along the same routes but (in my opinion) can suite a boy aswell so I kept it but just added and a : Zaara" Aug. 31, 2019: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my name and it?s veey very epic *whip nae nae*" May. 3, 2019: Report as inappropriate

  • "My Name Is Zara normally people say my name like Sarah or they spell it like Sara and it really annoys me but still The Name Zara Is Kinda Rare Also in NewCastle I actually Found An Angel That Has The Name Zara On It I was really happy that I found it! I bought it and still have it on my mantle piece :3" Jan. 6, 2019: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is ZARA and I love my name because I am unique because no other girl in my class starts with z" Jun. 4, 2018: Report as inappropriate

  • "One of my best friends in high school was named Zara, I named my daughter Zara after her. My 3 children all have names that start with Z." Feb. 10, 2017: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter born in 1993 is named Zara, and my son is named Zayne." Jun. 24, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "It's cute I've never heard anyone my the name Zara I've heard Zorah but Zara is unique and pretty." Nov. 22, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Its my name...I love it....its starts with Z and ends with Z....grate" Sep. 25, 2009: Report as inappropriate

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