Gender: Female Meaning of Zahara: "to shine; flower" Origin of Zahara: Hebrew; Swahili

Zahara Origin and Meaning

The name Zahara is a girl's name of Hebrew, Swahili origin meaning "to shine; flower".

Zahara, a delicate but strong multicultural name, came into the spotlight when Angelina Jolie bestowed it on her Ethiopian-born daughter, and we predict other parents will adopt it as well. If you want something simpler than Zahara, consider Zara, a royal name in England--but also the name of a Spanish-based clothing store chain.

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