Zia - Meaning of Zia

What does Zia mean?

[ 2 syll. zia, zi-a ] The baby boy name Zia is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is ZIY-aa- †. Zia's origin, as well as its use, is in the Arabic language. It is derived from the element 'diya' meaning light, splendor, glow. The name was borne by the chronicler Zia ud-din Barni (1282-1356), as well as the president of Pakistan, Zia-ul-Haq (1924-1988).

Diya (Arabic), Ziah, Ziya (Arabic), Ziyah, Zya, and Zyah are variants of Zia.

See also the related categories, light (sun), splendor (honor), and arabic.

Zia is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Zia include Ziah, Zaazoo, Zaazu, Zacha, Zaci, Zackey, Zackie, Zacky, Zahee, Zahey, Zahi, Zahie, Zahy, Zahyd, Zakae, Zakai, Zakee, Zakey, Zaki, and Zakie.

† English pronunciation for Zia: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"



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