US Popularity:2015
Meaning:West wind
Zephyr is a gender-neutral name of Greek origin. Rooted in mythology, this fluid name means "west wind" and refers to the seasonal breeze controlled by the ancient god Zephyrus. Considered the gentlest of the Anemoi, Zephyrus was a wind god revered by the Greeks, for he spoke of spring's return and its beautiful abundance. A gentle reminder for baby to bring warmth and good fortune wherever they may go.

Zephyr Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Zephyr is currently #707 on The Bump
Boy:Zephyr is currently #404 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Zephyr is currently #516 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Zephyr is currently #2015 in U.S. births
Boy:Zephyr is currently #1119 in U.S. births
Girl:Zephyr is currently #3690 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 336
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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