in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Beautiful
  • #8872 All Time
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How popular is the name "Zayn" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Zayn? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,217 babies born with the name Zayn in the United States. That's more than enough Zayns to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zayn" was in 2014 with a total of 270 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zayn" is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 232 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Zayn popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Zayn

The name "Zayn" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Beautiful". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zest, your zeal for life.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Your name in reverse order is "Nyaz". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Yzna". 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 Zayn born Oct 20, 1944

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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