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A Quranic Name for Girls

Short meaning of ZaraHigh Status, Exalted, Sublime and Superb
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How to pronounce Zara

Zoom + hUmblr + Run + smArt

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Zara in Arabic)ذَرَى
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of ZaraThara Dhara Dara Dhera Zaraa Deraa Thera Zera Zara Dera Dharaa
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from DHAL-R-A:

Meaning of Zara

Zara is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means pinnacle, the top and best of everything. It is the plural of Zirwa. It is derived from the DHAAL-R-A root which is used in the Quran in 51:1:

By the dipersing winds that disperse.

Reader Comments:

  1. Anonymous on Monday 27th of July 2015 02:18:18 PM

    Zara is a beautiful name and jazzakhallah for the help may you have good luck

  2. Anonymous on Friday 22nd of January 2016 06:29:26 PM

    I’m passionate to become a Teacher and I’m inspired by my own teachers too. How to become a teacher ?

  3. Anonymous on Tuesday 9th of February 2016 06:29:28 AM

    what a nice name it is like princess and a queen and so much more than

  4. Anonymous on Saturday 2nd of July 2016 06:26:53 PM

    This is a bit confusing for in arabic it is pronounced w/ a th but in english it is pronounced w a z

  5. Anonymous on Monday 9th of January 2017 12:06:48 PM

    it is the most beautiful and popular name of girls.

  6. Anonymous on Tuesday 17th of January 2017 08:34:22 PM

    my name is ZARA. whenever i say my name i feel happy and confident. By the grace of ALLAH my parents really treat me like princess though.

  7. Anonymous on Friday 14th of April 2017 05:37:10 AM

    my name is zara I think I am so lucky that my name is zara thanks my parents and JAZZAKALLAH

  8. Anonymous on Friday 10th of November 2017 09:12:04 AM


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