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Zahra Name Meaning

Muslim: from the Arabic female personal name Zahra’, feminine of Azhar ‘bright’, ‘brilliant’, ‘radiant’. Zahra’ is an epithet of Fatima, daughter of Muhammad.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Zara, Zaher, Laura, Bahri, Sara, Fara, Maura, Bahr, Barra, Kara

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Zahra Family Origin

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Zahra Family Occupations

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Zahra Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Zahra Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Zahra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Zahra in 1963 was 66, and 85 in 2004.

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