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Names starting with Ze

Zelai - Basque name meaning "meadow."
Zefania - Variant spelling of English Zephaniah, meaning "hidden by God" or "protected by God."
Zevach - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zebach, meaning "a slaying."
Zephaniah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Tsephanyah, meaning "hidden by God" or "protected by God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the ninth of the minor prophets. 
Zeltzin - Nahuatl name meaning "delicate."
Zernebog - Variant form of Russian Czernobog, meaning "black god."
Zeke -   Arabic name meaning "shooting star."
Zephyr - Short form of Greek Zephyros, meaning "westwind." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the west wind.
Zerubavel - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zerubbabel, meaning "born at Babylon" or "scattered to Babylon." 
Zebulun - Anglicized form of Hebrew Zebuwluwn, meaning "habitation." In the bible, this is the name of the tenth son of Jacob and Leah.
Zebah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Zebach, meaning "a slaying." In the bible, this is the name of one of the Midianite kings.
Zebulon - Variant spelling of English Zebulun, meaning "habitation." 
Zeus - Greek name derived from the first element of the Indo-European compound Dyeus Phter ("god-father"), hence "God." In mythology, this is the name ofthe highest of the Greek Olympian gods.
Zev - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zeeb, meaning"wolf." 
Zekaryah - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah remembered." In the bible, this is the name of one of many characters, including one of the twelve minor prophets. Zechariah and Zachariah are Anglicized forms.
Zebach - Hebrew name meaning "a slaying." In the bible, this is the name of one of the Midianite kings.
Zef - Short form of Dutch Jozef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Zelophehad - Anglicized form of Hebrew Tselophchad, meaning "first rupture; fracture," taken to mean "first-born." In the bible, this is the name of a member of the tribe Manasseh.
Zelpah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zelpha, meaning "to trickle" or "youthful."
Zenia - Variant spelling of Greek Xenia, meaning "stranger, foreigner," but sometimes rendered "hospitable (esp. to foreigners)."
Zerah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Zerach, meaning "light." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including an Edomite leader, a son of Simeon, and a son of Judah and Tamar.
Zenzi - Pet form of German Kreszenz, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Zeeb - (זְאֵב): Hebrew name meaning"wolf," so called from its being tawny and yellow in color. In the bible, this is the name of a Midianite prince. 
- Portuguese pet form of Portuguese/Spanish José, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Zedong - Chinese name, perhaps meaning "moisten-purple mushroom." The purple mushroom is said to symbolize nobility. 
Zelig -  Variant spelling of Yiddish Selig,meaning "blessed; holy." 
Zenana - Persian name meaning "woman."
Zeff - Yiddish form of Hebrew Zev, meaning "wolf."
Zelia - English name of Latin origin, meaning "zealous."
Zella - Variant spelling of English Zelia, meaning "zealous." 
Zebinah - Variant spelling of English Zebina, meaning "bought." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Nebo who took a foreign wife.
Zephyrus - Latin form of Greek Zephyros, meaning "west wind." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the west wind.
Zeita - Aramaic feminine form of Hebrew unisex Zayit, meaning "olive."
Zeroun - Armenian name meaning "wise."
Zenovia - Variant spelling of Greek Zenobia, meaning "lifeof Zeus." 
Zenais - Greek name, possibly meaning "of Zeus."
Zenobia -  Old Greek name meaning "lifeof Zeus." 
Zeno - Latin form of Greek Zenon, possibly meaning "of Zeus."
Zengguang - Chinese name meaning "silk/fabric-barrier/relationship."
Zeng - Variant spelling of Chinese unisex Zheng, meaning 1) "harmony, union," and 2) "solemn, serious."
Zéphyrine - French feminine form of Roman Latin Zephyrinus, meaning "west wind."
Zeta -   Variant spelling of Aramaic Zeita, meaning "olive."
Zechariah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Zekaryah, meaning "whom Jehovah remembered." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including one of the twelve minor prophets. Also spelled Zachariah.
Zeru - Basque name meaning"sky."
Zerubbabel - Hebrew name meaning "born at Babylon" or "scattered to Babylon." In the bible, this is the name of the leader of the first of the returning exiles.
Zebedee - Anglicized form of Greek Zebedaios, meaning "my gift." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a fisherman of Galilee. 
Zephyra - Feminine form of Greek Zephyros,meaning "west wind." 
Zenon - Ancient Greek name, possibly meaning "of Zeus."
Zedekiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Tsidqiyah, meaning "righteousness of the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the name which Mattaniah adopted after becoming (the last) king of Judah.
Zed - Short form of English Zedekiah, meaning "righteousness of the Lord." 
Zeferino - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Zephyrinus, meaning "west wind."
Zebedaios - Greek form of Hebrew Zabdiy ("the gift of Jehovah), but meaning "my gift." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a fisherman of Galilee. 
Zelpha - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zylpha, meaning "to trickle" or "youthful."
Zemin - Chinese name meaning "radiant and exuberant."
Zecharya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zekaryah, meaning "whom Jehovah remembered." 
Željko - Pet form of Croatian Želimir, meaning "desires peace."
Želimir - Croatian name composed of the Slavic elements shelit "desire" and mir "peace," hence "desires peace."
Zeph - Short form of English Zephaniah, meaning "God hashidden." 
Zebadyah - Hebrew name meaning "the gift of Jehovah." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a brother of Joab.
Zenobios - Masculine form of Greek Zenobia, meaning "lifeof Zeus." 
Zebiyna - Hebrew name meaning "bought." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Nebo who took a foreign wife.
Zerach - Hebrew name meaning "light." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including an Edomite leader, a son of Simeon, and a son of Judah and Tamar. Zerah is the Anglicized form.
Zebina - Anglicized form of Hebrew Zebiyna, meaning "bought." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Nebo who took a foreign wife.
Zepour - Armenian name meaning "breeze."
Zevi - Variant spelling of Hebrew Tzevi, meaning "deer, gazelle."
Zebadiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Zebadyah, meaning "the gift of Jehovah." In the bible, this is the name of the brother of Joab.
Zephania - Variant spelling of English Zephaniah, meaning "hidden by God" or "protected by God."
Zevachya - Hebrew name meaning "sacrifice of the Lord."
Zebuwluwn - Hebrew name meaning "habitation." In the bible, this is the name of the tenth son of Jacob and Leah.
Zelma - English variant spelling of German Selma, meaning "divine helmet." 
Zevulun - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zebuwluwn, meaning "habitation." 
Zephyrinus - A derivative of Roman Latin Zephyrus, meaning "west wind."
Zeruiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Tseruwyah, meaning "balsam" or "cleft." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Jesse.
Zevadya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Zebadyah, meaning "the gift of Jehovah." 
Zesiro - Egyptian name meaning "twin."
Zephyros - Greek name meaning "west wind." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the west wind.
Zelda (yiddish - זֶעלְדֶע):  Short form of German Griselda,meaning "graybattle maid." 
Zena (greek - Ζένα):  Contracted form of Greek Zenia, meaning "stranger, foreigner," but sometimes rendered "hospitable (esp. to foreigners)."
Zeng - Variant spelling of Chinese unisex Zheng, meaning 1) "harmony, union," and 2) "solemn, serious."

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