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Gender: F Meaning of Zahra: "flower" Origin of Zahra: Arabic Zahra's Popularity in 2016: #672

Abbreviated form of Zahara that was used by Chris Rock for his daughter and as a middle name by both Eddie Murphy and David Bowie. Compared with the even-more-abbreviated Zara, Zahra may create more spelling problems but clarify pronunciation.

Famous People Named Zahra

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 David Bowie

Pop Culture References for the name Zahra

Zahra Yilmaz, main character in Turkish TV series "I named her Feriha"
Zahra, the sister of Ali in 'The Children of Heaven', an Iranian movie.
Zahra Pirzad, character from TV series "Alphas"

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