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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Zenas

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Z is for zany, the funny side of you!

E is for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

Notable Persons Named Zenas

Winsor McCay was an animator and cartoonist. Winsor was given the name Zenas Winsor on September 26th, 1869 in Spring Lake, Michigan, U.S.; or Canada. He passed away on July 26th, 1934.


Zenas is also known as Zenus The Lawyer.


His military service ended in 1854. Zenas was born on April 17th, 1835 in Johnston, Rhode Island. He died on January 2nd, 1900.


Zenas Leonard was a mountain man. Zenas was born on March 19th, 1809 in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania. He left this life on July 14th, 1857.


Zenas Ferry Moody was a Governor of Oregon, and 12th Speakerof theOregon House of Representatives. He was most active from 1882 to 1887. Zenas was born on May 27th, 1832 in Granby, Massachusetts. He left this life on March 14th, 1917.


Zenas was born on May 11th, 1825. He died on July 28th, 1898.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Zenas

Zenas is also known as Zenus The Lawyer.


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Common last names for Zenas

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Fun Facts about the name Zenas

  • How Popular is the name Zenas? Zenas is the 17,490th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zenas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 442 babies born with the first name Zenas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zenas 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 Zenas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Zenas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zenas is Saturday, August 12th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Zenas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zenas was in 1988 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Zenas Factoid: According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zenas is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1987.
  • Weird things about the name Zenas: Your name in reverse order is Sanez. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naesz. 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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