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1k
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since 1880

Zephyr

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: West wind
  • #8846 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Zephyr in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1905 5 5 0
1908 5 5 0
1910 7 7 0
1912 8 8 0
1913 8 8 0
1914 5 5 0
1915 6 6 0
1916 11 11 0
1917 9 9 0
1919 6 6 0
1920 9 9 0
1921 5 5 0
1922 5 5 0
1923 10 10 0
1924 5 5 0
1925 8 8 0
1926 7 7 0
1927 5 5 0
1930 6 6 0
1937 5 5 0
1975 6 0 6
1981 7 7 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 5 0 5
1986 5 0 5
1991 6 0 6
1992 7 0 7
1994 7 0 7
1995 6 0 6
1996 6 0 6
1998 15 7 8
1999 6 0 6
2000 12 0 12
2002 24 8 16
2003 30 7 23
2004 26 0 26
2005 46 10 36
2006 49 6 43
2007 50 11 39
2008 49 7 42
2009 88 9 79
2010 98 18 80
2011 89 6 83
2012 83 20 63
2013 117 26 91
2014 122 22 100
2015 151 25 126

Want to know about the popularity of the Zephyr baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,259 babies born with the name Zephyr in the United States. That's more than enough Zephyrs 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 1905 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zephyr" was in 2015 with a total of 126 babies.

According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zephyr" is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of only 151 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Zephyr popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Zephyr in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular California names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Zephyr

The name "Zephyr" is of Greek origin, and it means "West wind". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Zephyr

Zephyr Cove
Zephyr Hats
Zephyr Hoods
Zephyr Paintball
Zephyr Teachout
Zephyr Warframe
Zephyr Buddha
Zephyr Buddha V2
Zephyr Skyrim
Zephyr Song

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

P is for playful, the fun side of you.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

Your name in reverse order is "Ryhpez". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ryephz". 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 Zephyr born Jul 15, 2006

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 North-East approximately on 1650. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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