[ 2 syll. zia, zi-a ] The baby girl name Zia is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced ZIY-aa- †.
1: Zia's origin and use are both in the Arabic language. It is derived from the word diya with the meaning 'light, splendor, glow'. See Zia for more information.
Forms of Zia include the names Sia, Zea, Zeah, Ziah, Zya, and Zyah.
2: Zia's origin is Hebrew. Here, it means 'to tremble'.
3: Zia is of Italian origin. Meaning: 'aunt'.
Zia is a form of the English Zea.
See also the related categories, light (sun), hebrew, splendor (delight), italian, and arabic.
Zia is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Zia include Zea, Zeah, Ziah, Zacae, Zacai, Zaccae, Zaccai, Zaccii, Zacha, Zachah, Zachi, Zachie, Zacii, Zackae, Zackai, Zaheiyah, Zakae, Zakai, Zakya, and Zakyah.
† English pronunciation for Zia: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"