Zorya Origin and Meaning

The name Zorya is a girl's name meaning "star".

Zorya is the name of the two star goddess in Slavic mythology, Zorya Utrennyaya and Zorya Vechernyaya, referring to the morning and evening stars, respectively. It's used as a name in Russia and other countries with Slavic-based languages.

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Zorya in Pop Culture

  • In Slavic mythologythe Zorya are the two (sometimes three) guardian goddesses, known as the Auroras.
  • The Zorya appear as characters in Neil Gaiman's novel "American Gods."