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Gender: F Meaning of Zadie: "princess" Origin of Zadie: Variation of Sadie

When aspiring British writer Sadie Smith decided to change her name to the more distinctive and zippy Zadie at the age of fourteen, this attention-magnet name was born. But though it might sound like a modern initial-switch, Zadie was actually Number 539 in 1881, remaining in the Top 1000 for almost thirty years.

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Zadie Smith, English novelist

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