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Gender: M Meaning of Zayn: "beauty, grace" Origin of Zayn: Arabic Zayn's Popularity in 2016: #421

Zayn zoomed up the popularity charts thanks to former One Direction member Zayn Malik; it was one of the fastest-rising names of 2016. The name can also be spelled Zain; the feminine version is Zayna or Zaina.

It might also be seen as a spelling variation of Zane, as in the bestselling early twentieth century author Zane Grey, which sounds exactly the same but has a different root.

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Famous People Named Zayn

Zain Javadd "Zayn" Malik, British singer formerly of One Direction

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