Gender: Female Pronunciation: al-ZEE-rah; al-TZEE-rah Meaning of Alzira: "ornament" Origin of Alzira: Arabic

Alzira Origin and Meaning

The name Alzira is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "ornament".

Alzira found its highest degree of popularity in the mid-nineteenth century after Giuseppe Verdi created an opera of the name Alzira, after its romantic heroine. Despite Verdi using the name for a Peruvian princess, Alzira is an arabic name Verdi's opera, despite the name's arabic roots, the name was given to a Peruvian princess. Alzira is also the name of a Spanish city in Valencia.

16 names similar to Alzira

These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Alzira. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Alzira, try our name generator. It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration!

Find other names based on Alzira using our baby name generator.


- this week

Famous People Named Alzira

Pop Culture References for the name Alzira


Log in to leave a comment on Alzira