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.
More American baby boys were named Philemon in 2011 and 2010 than in 1911 and 1910
The British press uses the nickname Madge (short for your Majesty), for pop star, Madonna
Raymond was a consistent Top 25 American boy name from 1896 up to and including 1946
A consistent Top 50 name 1881 and 1941 (USA), Rose’s lowest rank was No. 49 and its highest was No. 14