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1k
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since 1880

Zephyr

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: West wind
  • #9418 All Time
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How popular is the name "Zephyr" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1905550
1908550
1910770
1912880
1913880
1914550
1915660
191611110
1917990
1919660
1920990
1921550
1922550
192310100
1924550
1925880
1926770
1927550
1930660
1937550
1975606
1981770
1983880
1984660
1985505
1986505
1991606
1992707
1994707
1995606
1996606
19981578
1999606
200012012
200224816
200330723
200426026
2005461036
200649643
2007501139
200849742
200988979
2010981880
201189683
2012832063
20131172691
20141202199

Want to know about the populiarty of Zephyr? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,106 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 2014 with a total of 99 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zephyr" is not a popular baby boy's name in Colorado. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 83 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

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.

Greek

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.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

P is for patience, the best of you!

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

Your name in reverse order is "Ryhpez". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hypezr". 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 Nov 17, 1940

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 Mongolia approximately on 950. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. 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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