Names.org
Popularity
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Zain

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Handsome
  • #3656 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings
414k Sean
65k Sonia
40k Zane
26k Zion
20k Sienna
16k Sonny
11k Sunny
6k Siena
5k Zena

How popular is the name "Zain" in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1968 5 0 5
1977 6 0 6
1979 13 0 13
1980 7 0 7
1981 8 0 8
1982 7 0 7
1983 6 0 6
1984 14 0 14
1985 14 0 14
1986 22 0 22
1987 24 0 24
1988 30 0 30
1989 26 0 26
1990 55 6 49
1991 43 0 43
1992 54 0 54
1993 42 5 37
1994 65 5 60
1995 81 6 75
1996 81 0 81
1997 102 8 94
1998 130 0 130
1999 147 8 139
2000 135 0 135
2001 175 7 168
2002 188 14 174
2003 194 5 189
2004 215 0 215
2005 223 8 215
2006 233 5 228
2007 245 7 238
2008 281 8 273
2009 305 10 295
2010 293 14 279
2011 313 5 308
2012 342 12 330
2013 383 20 363
2014 393 21 372

Want to know about the populiarty of Zain? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,900 babies born with the name Zain in the United States. That's more than enough Zains to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zain" was in 2014 with a total of 372 babies.

According to the 1996 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zain" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1996. Across the entire United States a total of only 81 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Zain popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Zain in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Zain" mean? The list below shows the origins of Zain as well as things modernly associated with the name Zain such as celebrities named Zain.

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Zain

The name "Zain" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Handsome". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Niaz". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Niza". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Zain born Sep 24, 2009

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

Name poster for Zain

Name poster for Zain(click to save the high quality version)

Here's something for you to ponder on...

Popular Baby Names And Their Meanings - A name is that unique word that identifies you as the person you are. Do you know the top baby names and their meaning?

Names Searched Right Now

22k Heaven
1.6m Elizabeth
27k Tania
< 1k Win
< 1k Sentwali
< 1k Garnt
< 1k Zunisha
< 1k Boy
< 1k Mkhondwane
< 1k Zoovier
< 1k Eniale
< 1k Komail
< 1k Sway
4k Syed
< 1k Ruto
< 1k Grae