US Popularity:4112
Other Origin(s):Portuguese, Spanish
Meaning:Fortunate, prosperous, abundant; Increasing, growing, exceeding
Zaida is a girl’s name rooted in Arabic and beloved in Spanish and Portuguese. A feminine counterpart of Zayd and a form of Zada, Zaida means “fortunate,” “prosperous,” “abundant,” “increasing,” “growing,” and “exceeding,” a name bountiful in sentiment. In the 11th century, Zaida of Seville was a royal princess who sought refuge from political unrest in southern Spain. She is thought to have connections to the British royal family, although experts differ on the extent of her lineage. With such positive sentiments attached to the name, Zaida will inspire baby to flourish and thrive throughout life’s path.

Zaida Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Zaida is currently #3035 on The Bump
Girl:Zaida is currently #2083 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Zaida is currently #4112 in U.S. births
Girl:Zaida is currently #2279 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 102
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • A Dictionary of Muslim Names Edited by Professor S.A Rahman, pg. 148

  • Name Doctor, Zaida

  • Behind the Name, Zaida, January 2022

  • Behind the Name, Zayd, November 2019

  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 317

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