Zayn - boys name

Zayn name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Zayn name meaning:

The name Zayn is of Arabic origin and holds several meanings. One interpretation is that it means "beauty" or "adornment." This meaning reflects the idea of Zayn as someone who possesses physical attractiveness or inner beauty. Another interpretation is that Zayn means "grace" or "excellence," highlighting qualities of elegance, charm, and excellence in character.

In Islamic culture, Zayn is seen as a significant name as it was one of the names of Prophet Muhammad. This adds a spiritual and religious connotation to the name, emphasizing the importance of righteousness and virtue.

Choosing the name Zayn for a boy can reflect the desire for him to grow up as a handsome, graceful individual or to embody qualities of excellence, charm, and moral character. Ultimately, the name Zayn carries a sense of admiration and aspiration, bestowing upon the boy a name with positive and meaningful associations.


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Overall UK ranking: 167 out of 4789

320 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (353)

Historical popularity of Zayn

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