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Gender: F Meaning of Soraya: "princess" Origin of Soraya: Persian

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Soraya is an exotic name made famous in the Western world by the last empress of Iran, exiled to the U.S. Soraya is a relative of Sarah and sisters Sarai, Zahara, Zara, and so on.

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Famous People Named Soraya

Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, NPR correspondent
Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari, Queen of Mohammed Reza Pahlavi

Pop Culture References for the Name Soraya

Soraya, ancient Persian name meaning "The Pleiades" (constellation)
Soraya, lead character in Hilari Bell's "Farsala Trilogy"
Soraya, minor character in telenovela "La Reina del Sur"
Soraya Taheri, Amir's wife in "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hossini
The Stoning of Soraya M., a movie that takes place in Iran

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