Gender: Female Origin of Zen: Japanese, form of Buddhism

Zen Origin and Meaning

The name Zen is a girl's name of Japanese origin.

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Guest Says:


This is so cute and serene. It's more unique than Jen as well :P

rabia_chrisden Says:


I like this name and also like it as a nickname for Zenith