Zita

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
279
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Zita

"Zita" is a name of Spanish origin, and it means "The Seeker". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons Named Zita

Zita of Bourbon-Parma was royalty. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1916 to 1918. Zita was born as the child of Robert I, Duke of Parma, and Infanta Maria Antonia of Portugal on May 9th, 1892 in Villa Pianore, Tuscany. She breathed her last breath on March 14th, 1989.

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Zita Görög is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. Zita was born on September 27th, 1979 in Nagybátony, Nógrád County, Hungary.

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She was most prominent from 1931 to 1934. Zita was born on July 14th, 1904 in Deutschbentschek , Austria-Hungary. She died on September 17th, 1993.

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Zita Hanrot is an actress. She has been prominent since 2004. Zita was born on January 1st, 1990 in Marseille, France.

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Zita was born in 1975 in Birmingham.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zita

Saint Zita was a saint. She holds the title Virgin. Saint was born in 1212 in Monsagrati or Monte Sagrati, near Lucca, Italy. She left this life on April 27th, 1272.

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Livia Zita is a heavy metal music musician, graphic designer, and graphic design. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Livia was born Livia Zita on December 21st, 1984 in Budapest. Livia is also known as Livia Zita-Bendix.

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Bruno Zita is a soccer player for the Petrosport FC, AS Djerba, ES Zarzis, FC Dinamo Minsk, Sivasspor, and Gabon national football team. Bruno was born on July 15th, 1980 in Port-Gentil.

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Frantisek was born on November 29th, 1909 in Prague. He left this life on October 1st, 1977.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 6 6 0
1884 11 11 0
1887 11 11 0
1889 14 14 0
1890 7 7 0
1891 6 6 0
1892 11 11 0
1893 10 10 0
1894 14 14 0
1895 14 14 0
1896 14 14 0
1897 11 11 0
1898 18 18 0
1899 12 12 0
1900 20 20 0
1901 17 17 0
1902 14 14 0
1903 17 17 0
1904 9 9 0
1905 17 17 0
1906 16 16 0
1907 15 15 0
1908 23 23 0
1909 16 16 0
1910 12 12 0
1911 13 13 0
1912 26 26 0
1913 19 19 0
1914 41 41 0
1915 56 56 0
1916 57 57 0
1917 65 65 0
1918 65 65 0
1919 49 49 0
1920 47 47 0
1921 67 67 0
1922 69 69 0
1923 61 61 0
1924 47 47 0
1925 54 54 0
1926 46 46 0
1927 59 59 0
1928 43 43 0
1929 51 51 0
1930 52 52 0
1931 44 44 0
1932 34 34 0
1933 52 52 0
1934 32 32 0
1935 30 30 0
1936 26 26 0
1937 33 33 0
1938 35 35 0
1939 30 30 0
1940 23 23 0
1941 25 25 0
1942 28 28 0
1943 22 22 0
1944 19 19 0
1945 22 22 0
1946 21 21 0
1947 29 29 0
1948 32 32 0
1949 19 19 0
1950 23 23 0
1951 23 23 0
1952 25 25 0
1953 38 38 0
1954 36 36 0
1955 34 34 0
1956 22 22 0
1957 31 31 0
1958 29 29 0
1959 31 31 0
1960 26 26 0
1961 24 24 0
1962 23 23 0
1963 26 26 0
1964 18 18 0
1965 27 27 0
1966 13 13 0
1967 13 13 0
1968 15 15 0
1969 11 11 0
1970 19 19 0
1971 25 25 0
1972 21 21 0
1973 13 13 0
1974 25 25 0
1975 20 20 0
1976 12 12 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 10 10 0
1980 8 8 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 6 6 0
1986 5 5 0
1989 9 9 0
1990 11 11 0
1991 10 10 0
1992 5 5 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 7 7 0
1997 5 5 0
1999 5 5 0
2000 14 14 0
2001 11 11 0
2003 10 10 0
2004 12 12 0
2005 15 15 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 8 8 0
2008 7 7 0
2009 10 10 0
2010 7 7 0
2011 11 11 0
2012 8 8 0
2013 10 10 0
2014 21 21 0
2015 13 13 0
2016 13 13 0
2017 14 14 0

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Popularity of Zita as a first name

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Popularity of Zita as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zita U.S.
  White 67.74% 64.26%
  African American 2.51% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 22.94% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.38% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zita

People with the last name Zita are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Zita

  • How Popular is the name Zita? Zita is the 5,376th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zita was the 70,208th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,864 babies born with the first name Zita in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zita to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Zita first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zita is Tuesday, December 25th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Zita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zita was in 1922 with a total of 69 babies.
  • Random Zita Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zita is not a popular baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 1927.
  • Weird things about the name Zita: Your name in reverse order is Atiz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Azti. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zita? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 279 people with the last name Zita.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zita? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zita as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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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