Abbreviated form of Zahara that was used by ChrisRock for his daughter and as a middle name by both EddieMurphy and DavidBowie. Compared with the even-more-abbreviated Zara, Zahra may create more spelling problems but clarify pronunciation.
Zahra Bani, Somali-Italian javelin thrower
Zahra Rahnavard (born Zohreh Kazemi), Iranian academic, artist and politician
Zahra "Ziba" Kazemi-Ahmadabadi, Iranian-Canadian freelance photographer killed in Iran
Hindi Zahra, Franco-Moroccan singer Alexandria Zahra "Lexi" Jones, daughter of model Iman and musician DavidBowie