In 2013, Zehra was the 5th most popular name for girls born in Turkey.
Zuleikha is the name of Potiphar’s wife in the Quran
131 American baby girls were named Zia in 2013. 53 were named Ziya.
Zara was the name of an Italian ship sunk by the British Navy in 1941
According to author Washington Irving, a woman of forbidding and inaccessible virtue was called a Zahareña after the fortress of Zahara
Ebony Thomas played a character named Yasmin Green for 7 years on ‘Family Affairs’
In 2012, 16 American males and 129 American females were named Zia
Paul Coelho’s novel, The Zahir, was originally written in Portuguese.
Zain has been in the Top 1000 American male names since 2001
39 American baby boys were named Usman in 2013. An equal number were named Neftali.
The f in Myfanwy is pronounced as though it were a v, although the f sound is used for the nickname Myf
Roosevelt made it into the Top 100 American baby boy names in 1903 and stayed there until 1905. Its highest rank in was No. 91 in 1905.
Romeo has a spotty Top 1000 American male name history, but it finally made the Top 500 in 2007. By 2012, it was No. 323, a new record high
Lavinia fell out of the Top 1000 most popular American baby girl names after 1929