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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Zamora mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Zamora

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  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Zamora is of Spanish origin and means "Province in Spain".

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  1. A province in western Spain
  2. A city in the province of Zamora, Spain
  3. Any other various place names in Spanish-speaking areas. See Wikipedia:Zamora

Zamora was also found in the following language(s): Catalan and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Zamora

Zamora is an instrumental and new-age music musician. Zamora was born on July 13th, 1979.


Zamora Induta is a Chief of Staff of the Military.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Zamora

Ezequiel Zamora is a military person.


Pedro Zamora was a reality television personality, aids educator, reality television, hiv/aids, and aidseducator. Pedro was born on February 29th, 1972 in Diezmero. He left this life on November 11th, 1994.


Bobby Zamora is a soccer player for the Brighton & Hove Albion F.C., Senrab F.C., West Ham United F.C., Bristol Rovers F.C., Bath City F.C., Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Fulham F.C., Queens Park Rangers F.C., England national under-21 football team, and England national football team. Bobby was born on January 16th, 1981 in Barking, London, England.


Diane Zamora is a former us navy midshipman and united states naval academy. Diane was born on January 21st, 1978.


Ricardo Zamora was a soccer player for the RCD Espanyol, FC Barcelona, Real Madrid C.F., OGC Nice, Spain national football team, and Catalonia national football team. Ricardo was born on January 21st, 1901 in Barcelona, Spain. He breathed his last breath on September 8th, 1978.


Gwen Zamora is an actor, comedian, performing arts, model (people), presenter, dance, actress, performer, model, host, and dancer. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to present. Gwen was given the name Gwenaelle Tasha Mae Agnese on August 10th, 1990 in Australia. Gwen is also known as Gwenaelle and Gwen.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1992 5 5 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 8 8 0
2003 8 8 0
2004 10 10 0
2005 11 11 0
2006 26 26 0
2007 37 37 0
2008 24 24 0
2009 34 34 0
2010 34 34 0
2011 51 51 0
2012 49 49 0
2013 39 39 0
2014 54 54 0
2015 54 54 0
2016 61 61 0
2017 77 77 0

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Popularity of Zamora as a first name

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Popularity of Zamora as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zamora U.S.
  White 5.38% 64.26%
  African American 0.31% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.52% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.26% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.33% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 91.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zamora

People with the last name Zamora are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Zamora

  • How Popular is the name Zamora? Zamora is the 14,475th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zamora was the 540th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zamora have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 605 babies born with the first name Zamora in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zamora to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zamora? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1992 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zamora first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zamora is Friday, June 25th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Zamora born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zamora was in 2017 with a total of 77 babies.
  • Random Zamora Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zamora is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Zamora: Your name in reverse order is Aromaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Arzoma. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zamora? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 61,729 people with the last name Zamora.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zamora? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 21 of them will have Zamora as their last name.

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