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.
Vincent has been a very popular American male name since the dawn of the 20th century, in or near the Top 100 names. High rank: No. 58 in 1966.
Granville last appeared in the Top 1000 American baby boy names in 1952 at No. 988.
Novella came closest to the Top 500 American baby girl names in 1923 when it was the 513th most popular female name.