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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Zene

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Back-formation from zenebona, created during the Hungarian language reform which took place in the 18th–19th centuries.

  1. music (sound, organized in time in a melodious way)

Notable Persons Named Zene

Zene Baker is a film editor and film editing. He has been prominent since 1998.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Zene

Mahamat was born in 1964.



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Popularity of Zene as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Zene

  • How Popular is the name Zene? Zene is the 66,798th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zene have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 15 babies born with the first name Zene in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zene? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zene first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zene is Wednesday, July 11th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Zene born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zene was in 1999 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Zene: Your name in reverse order is Enez. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ezen. How do you pronounce that?

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