Zakiya

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Zakiya mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Zakiya

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  • A user from Barbados says the name Zakiya is of Arabic origin and means "Pure, intelligent, beautiful".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Zakiya

Zakiya Bywaters is a soccer player for the Chicago Red Stars, UCLA Bruins, United States women's national under-17 soccer team, United States women's national under-20 soccer team, and United States women's national under-23 soccer team. Zakiya was born on July 24th, 1991 in Las Vegas Valley.

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Zakiya was born on May 12th, 1991.

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Zakiya is a contemporary r&b, soul music, and pop music singing and floristry. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to 1999. Zakiya was given the name Zakiya Munnerlyn on April 22nd, 1977 in Hillside, New Jersey, U.S. Zakiya is also known as Zakiya Shalai Cox.

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Zakiya Xuseen is a politician. She holds the title Director of Community Policing at the Somali Police Force and Director of Community Policing at theSomali Police Force. Zakiya was born in Somalia.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zakiya

Zakiya is a contemporary r&b, soul music, and pop music singing and floristry. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to 1999. Zakiya was given the name Zakiya Munnerlyn on April 22nd, 1977 in Hillside, New Jersey, U.S. Zakiya is also known as Zakiya Shalai Cox.

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How popular is the baby name Zakiya in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 9 9 0
1973 12 12 0
1974 15 15 0
1975 39 39 0
1976 43 43 0
1977 59 59 0
1978 54 54 0
1979 50 50 0
1980 61 61 0
1981 37 37 0
1982 49 49 0
1983 42 42 0
1984 46 46 0
1985 38 38 0
1986 41 41 0
1987 40 40 0
1988 39 39 0
1989 60 60 0
1990 63 63 0
1991 69 69 0
1992 89 89 0
1993 64 64 0
1994 64 64 0
1995 75 75 0
1996 88 88 0
1997 129 129 0
1998 121 121 0
1999 84 84 0
2000 94 94 0
2001 86 86 0
2002 109 109 0
2003 88 88 0
2004 75 75 0
2005 112 112 0
2006 110 110 0
2007 99 99 0
2008 92 92 0
2009 64 64 0
2010 91 91 0
2011 82 82 0
2012 52 52 0
2013 68 68 0
2014 55 55 0
2015 69 69 0
2016 57 57 0
2017 47 47 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Zakiya

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Zakiya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Zakiya

  • How Popular is the name Zakiya? Zakiya is the 5,194th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zakiya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,030 babies born with the first name Zakiya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zakiya to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zakiya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Zakiya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zakiya is Thursday, October 27th, 1927.
  • What year had the most people named Zakiya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zakiya was in 1997 with a total of 129 babies.
  • Random Zakiya Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zakiya is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Zakiya: Your name in reverse order is Ayikaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yikaza. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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