Zahira meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Zahira No. of characters: 6 Gender: Girl Origin of Zahira: Unknown
How to pronounce Zahira za-hi-ra, zah-ira ,

Meaning and Origin

Zahira means Shining, Luminous, Brilliant


Zahira was ranked 933 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.30% from its previous ranking of 921 in 2014. Name of Arab origin. Means "help, protector". First haughty, proud and reserved,Zahiraactually hide a certain timidity. Very active,Zahiraknow not hold up. Zahira horror habits and prefer to live the fantasies of the unexpected. Very emotive,Zahiraare struggling to control himself and reactions are fast. Zahira are gentle women, dreamy and sentimental.

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Zahira is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is not even used by anyone since 2013. Only 111 people have Zahira as their first name. Zahira is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Zahira is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1975 and ranked 933 (0.000909% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 855 people have Zahira as their first name. Zahira is not a native United States and Zahira may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.000239% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Zahira
General girl name in

The girl name first appeared in 1975 when 5 babies had Zahira as their first name, the baby name went as low as 5 in 1980. At peak, Zahira was given to 69 (0.004%) girls in 2008 after continuous rising. After it's 42 years long run and 3 instances of disappearance, Zahira is currently rising in the chart.


Expression number of Zahira is 9. Zahira are idealistic who embrace the principles of compassion and forgiveness. Zahira are visionary who is wiling to make a better world and have the ability to influence masses. Zahira are also creative and imaginative that gives them an artistic talent.


Names that rhyme with Zahira

Aadhira, Adhira, Ashira, Athira, Bachira, Bahira, Bashira, Bechira, Chira, Dashira, Deshira, Hira, Indhira, Jahira, Jakhira, Jashira, Kashira, Keshira, Khira, Lashira

Namesakes and References

Famous people named Zahira

Zahira Kelly in Stop Telling Women to Smile as
Actor Zahira Ben Ammar, renowned for movie Arab

Related Names

Zahair, Zahaira, Zahar, Zahara, Zaharah, Zahari, Zaharia, Zaharra, Zahava, Zahïa, Zahcary, Zahed, Zaheda, Zaheem, Zaheer, Zaheim, Zaher, Zahera, Zahi, Zahia
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