Zaire

Zaire - A very unique male name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Zaire appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #1577. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Zaire and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Zaire? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Zaire. The baby boy name Zaire was given to 172 baby boys in 2012, ranking #916 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 9,541 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Zaire peaked in popularity 13 years ago in 2006 on position 775.



Famous with this name

Gezus Zaire
Dijongo Zaire
Nokokure Horst Zaire


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Zaire is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Zaire is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #237 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,550.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Zaire is where you live.


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Zaire origin and meaning

Zaire is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Zaire, pop culture references for the name Zaire and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Zaire

We've found the following names that sound similar to Zaire, sorted by popularity.

Zachary / Zachery / Zackary / Zachariah / Zackery / Zechariah / Zakary / Zahir / Zyaire / Zakaria /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012916
2011870
2010880
2009850
2008781
2007798
2006775
2005820
2004933
2003795
2002807
2001991
2000776
1999795
19981060
1997953
19961156
19951321
19941334
19931929
19922014
19913056
19902976
19771949
19751577

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia237
New Jersey483
New York491
Pennsylvania540
Maryland608
Georgia640
Illinois681
Virginia754
Ohio799
California987
Florida1009
Michigan1175
North Carolina1244
Texas1550

Even more about Zaire


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Zaire a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Zaire?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2006
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Zaire
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 9,541
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +172

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