Zara meaning

: Radiance

Zara Name Information

Gender 👩 Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \z(a)-ra\
Number of People 👶 13,000
Rate in 2021 490
Numerology 🔢 10
Name origin 🌍 Arabic
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Zara Name Meaning

The name Zara popularly means "she who is beautiful like a flower". However, some theories affirm that the meaning of Zara is "radiant flower", "blooming woman" or "bright woman".

Zara Name Origin and History

Additional description of the name Zara
Additional description of the name Zara

The female name Zara is of Arabic origin and comes from "Zahara" and "Azahara", which means "flower, flourishing". However, other theories suggest that the name Zara could also be of Hebrew origin, specifically from the word "Zeraj", which means "bright, radiant".

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The popularity of the name Zara

The name “ Zara “ has grown slightly popular in the United states of America. During the past 10 years, placing it in its top position in the year 2020 when it reached No. 215, according to the data given by reliable researches.

This name is commonly used in Australia, Whales and also Ireland, where it regularly places in the top 100 names. The popularity in the United Kingdom is likely linked yo the fact that Princess Anne broke royal tradition and gave her daughter this Arabic name in the year 1981.

The name “ Zara “ is not a popular name in Colorado based on the data by researches. For instance, imagine that only 8 babies have the same first name as your baby. Also a total of 762 babies bear the same first name during the year 2014 in the United states of America. The highest recorded use of the name was in the year 2017, with a total of 1275 babies.

The name “ Zara “ was recorded 11356 times in the SSA public database since the year 1880 to 2018. This name first appeared in the year 1896 and 5 new born babies were given this name. “ Zara “ became a common name in the state of District of Columbia in the year 2014.


Personality of the name Zara

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step

A is for accomplished, in all that you do

R is for rational, the way you think

A is for accord, the harmony you spread

The name “ Zara “ is a name that implies a pioneering spirit. In fact, you are a natural born leader, highly focused and achievement oriented. It frustrates you to do too many unimportant activities. You can do things and make decisions by yourself. People perceive you as someone who is strong and powerful.

Also you have a hidden power over others that you need to discover. You attract and influence people. You are lively, cheerful and charismatic. You always manage to see the sunny side of any situation. Your most likely vocations are, engineer, writer, composer and teacher. Your name can be your personality and your heart’s desire.


Famous people named Zara

Zara Noor Abbas who is a Pakistani actress

Zara Abid who is a Pakistani model

Zara Aldana who is a Filipina celebrity

Zara Bate who was an Australian fashion designer

Diminutives and variations of the name Zara
Being a short name, Zara does not have diminutives. However, we do find variants of the name Zara:
Zhara, Zaira, Sara, Zahara, Azahara

The name Zara in other languages
Zara Arabic: زارا
Zara Chinese: 扎拉
Zara Korean: 자라
Zara Greek: Ζάρα
Zara Hebrew: זארה
Zara Japanese: ザラ

Zara's Saint's Day
Zara's Saint's Day is celebrated on October 21st.

Numerology of the name Zara
According to numerology, the number associated with the name Zara is 1.

Similar names to the name Zara

Zaan, Zack, Zahara, Zaida and Zaire

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Comments on the name Zara
01/14/2024 00:00:00

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

11/12/2023 07:00:10

my name is zarah and my friends said they've never heard anything like it. and I just started getting inter'sted in my name

10/23/2023 11:29:26

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

10/18/2023 07:45:48

My name is ZARA and I love my name because I am unique because no other girl in my class starts with z

08/20/2023 08:23:40

I love the name Zara it is sooo diffrent and unique, I have heard of a Zarah who was a actress I belive who was Hitlers Mistress. No matter I love Zara and it fits my 5 year old grandaughter perfectly, strong willed, talkative and a mind of her own. She is our princess.

07/18/2023 23:03:30

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❤️

06/22/2023 12:33:08

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

05/22/2023 06:50:30

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!!

04/29/2023 14:51:12

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.

04/08/2023 08:04:28

My name's Zara and i know at least 2 other people with the same name. Maybe it's getting more popular =) x

03/26/2023 16:11:36

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.

03/18/2023 00:42:28

My Name is Zara and I love ❤️ my name! It'so original

01/22/2023 12:54:08

My daughter born in 2005 is named Zara, and my son is named Zayne.

12/20/2022 09:55:58

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.

11/20/2022 11:22:28

It's Beautiful, I'm going to name my daughter Zara-Louise.

10/31/2022 17:55:10

my daughter is Zara Rae and I love it. It is not common but yet not too unusual or made up.

09/22/2022 21:06:58

Zaria is my name and I receive lots of compliments on how beautiful the name is.

09/09/2022 18:21:40

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

07/26/2022 04:01:30

Zara is Troyelle 's old bffs she is the'same age as Troyelle

07/03/2022 23:29:42

This is my name and ive always loved it, even when people pronounce it wrong

06/24/2022 19:53:42

my name is zara and i am 30,up untill the past 10 years i never knew or heard of any other zaras but i like it as it isnt common

04/13/2022 14:53:06

im getting married within 100days but i already think about my children' names :) and i will name my girl, zara. i really love it.

03/21/2022 17:53:06

I love the name Zaara! I'm naming my baby girl Zaara-Safia.

02/27/2022 05:07:12

is it Z-air-ah or Z-are-ah. I like either why I was just curious what the correct way was

12/25/2021 22:13:12

Zarah is my name and it's pretty one has really heard of it.

12/18/2021 07:13:12

Its my name...I love it....its starts with Z and ends with Z....grate

11/24/2021 04:56:24

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

10/10/2021 07:59:06

My middle name is Zara. I love it. It also means flower in Arabic. I will definately name my daughter Zara.

09/10/2021 17:56:42

i think this is a really nice name, and not as common as sarah

07/21/2021 20:25:12

It's cute i've never heard anyone my the name Zara i've heard Zorah but Zara is unique and pretty.

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Zara FAQs

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Zara?
The origin of the name Zara is Arabic.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Zara?
*️⃣ How many people are named Zara?
Almost 13000 people are named Zara.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Zara?
The names of Acacia, Priyanka, Akash, Akshaya