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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Zed

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: God is righteousness
  • #19843 All Time
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How popular is the name "Zed" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 5 0 5
1887 5 0 5
1894 7 0 7
1898 5 0 5
1916 7 0 7
1917 6 0 6
1918 7 0 7
1919 5 0 5
1920 6 0 6
1923 6 0 6
1925 5 0 5
1926 7 0 7
1932 5 0 5
1935 7 0 7
1937 7 0 7
1942 5 0 5
1948 5 0 5
1949 6 0 6
1958 5 0 5
1972 5 0 5
1976 7 0 7
1977 6 0 6
1979 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1984 7 0 7
1985 9 0 9
1986 12 0 12
1987 9 0 9
1988 13 0 13
1989 7 0 7
1990 7 0 7
1991 9 0 9
1993 5 0 5
1994 6 0 6
1998 8 0 8
1999 5 0 5
2000 12 0 12
2002 7 0 7
2004 7 0 7
2005 6 0 6
2006 8 0 8
2007 5 0 5
2009 7 0 7
2010 7 0 7
2011 6 0 6
2012 9 0 9
2013 9 0 9
2014 6 0 6

Want to know about the populiarty of Zed? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 325 babies born with the name Zed in the United States. That's more than enough Zeds to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zed" was in 1988 with a total of 13 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Zed

The name "Zed" is of English origin, and it means "God is righteousness". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

E is for elegant, born within you.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

Your name in reverse order is "Dez". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Edz". 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 Zed born Aug 21, 1960

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 Northern Canada approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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