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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 zest, your zeal for life.

E is for elegant, born within you.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Dez". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ezd". 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 Sep 4, 1971

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 Northern India approximately on 700. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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