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4k
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since 1880

Zenobia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Life of Zeus
  • #4027 All Time
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Boys

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1881 6 6 0
1882 7 7 0
1883 5 5 0
1885 6 6 0
1886 10 10 0
1889 9 9 0
1890 9 9 0
1892 13 13 0
1893 10 10 0
1894 9 9 0
1895 9 9 0
1896 11 11 0
1897 6 6 0
1898 15 15 0
1899 11 11 0
1900 11 11 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 17 17 0
1903 7 7 0
1904 11 11 0
1905 15 15 0
1906 20 20 0
1907 10 10 0
1908 25 25 0
1909 35 35 0
1910 19 19 0
1911 25 25 0
1912 37 37 0
1913 33 33 0
1914 39 39 0
1915 47 47 0
1916 45 45 0
1917 50 50 0
1918 48 48 0
1919 58 58 0
1920 43 43 0
1921 54 54 0
1922 56 56 0
1923 62 62 0
1924 53 53 0
1925 59 59 0
1926 40 40 0
1927 41 41 0
1928 36 36 0
1929 53 53 0
1930 49 49 0
1931 26 26 0
1932 32 32 0
1933 31 31 0
1934 26 26 0
1935 30 30 0
1936 32 32 0
1937 33 33 0
1938 36 36 0
1939 47 47 0
1940 35 35 0
1941 26 26 0
1942 46 46 0
1943 31 31 0
1944 33 33 0
1945 21 21 0
1946 33 33 0
1947 40 40 0
1948 36 36 0
1949 50 50 0
1950 54 54 0
1951 40 40 0
1952 40 40 0
1953 35 35 0
1954 36 36 0
1955 47 47 0
1956 42 42 0
1957 49 49 0
1958 39 39 0
1959 44 44 0
1960 37 37 0
1961 40 40 0
1962 26 26 0
1963 29 29 0
1964 40 40 0
1965 41 41 0
1966 42 42 0
1967 44 44 0
1968 31 31 0
1969 41 41 0
1970 41 41 0
1971 40 40 0
1972 35 35 0
1973 36 36 0
1974 29 29 0
1975 47 47 0
1976 41 41 0
1977 31 31 0
1978 29 29 0
1979 38 38 0
1980 30 30 0
1981 51 51 0
1982 34 34 0
1983 24 24 0
1984 32 32 0
1985 32 32 0
1986 36 36 0
1987 31 31 0
1988 32 32 0
1989 33 33 0
1990 47 47 0
1991 35 35 0
1992 30 30 0
1993 34 34 0
1994 34 34 0
1995 33 33 0
1996 32 32 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 28 28 0
1999 29 29 0
2000 25 25 0
2001 30 30 0
2002 29 29 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 38 38 0
2005 25 25 0
2006 33 33 0
2007 27 27 0
2008 31 31 0
2009 18 18 0
2010 19 19 0
2011 22 22 0
2012 51 51 0
2013 37 37 0
2014 55 55 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Zenobia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,181 babies born with the name Zenobia in the United States. That's more than enough Zenobias 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 1881 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zenobia" was in 1923 with a total of 62 babies.

According to the 1926 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zenobia" is not a popular baby girl's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1926. Across the entire United States a total of only 40 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Zenobia popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Greek

Origin and Meaning of Zenobia

The name "Zenobia" is of Greek origin, and it means "Life of Zeus". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

Your name in reverse order is "Aibonez". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oznabei". 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 Zenobia born Jan 12, 1950

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 Ontario approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

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.

Name poster for Zenobia

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