Name: Zia

Origin and Meaning of the Name Zia

  • Meaning:
    Splendor, light
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Aunt
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (ZEE ah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Zia

  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Zia, as a derivative of the Arabic name Ziya, is masculine. However, its -a suffix lends itself to feminine usage in the English-speaking world. It is also the Italian word for "aunt."

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