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A Quranic Name for Girls

How to pronounce Zaira

Zero + mAn + Islam + RUn

Each block is a syllable. Thick black border indicates stress/emphasis. Other pronunciations are acceptable.
Arabic Spelling (How to write Zaira in Arabic)زَائِرَة
Quranic Nature
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Indirectly Mentioned
Alternate spellings of ZairaZayira Zaera Zaaera Zaaira Zaireh Zairah Zaeireh Zaeirah Zaereh Zaerah Zaayreh Zaayrah Zaeyreh Zaeyrah Zaaireh
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Quranic Root
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All Quranic baby names derived from Z-W-R:

Meaning of Zaira

Zaira is an indirect Quranic name for girls that means “visitor”, “guest”. It is derived from the Z-W-R root which is used in the Quran in verse 102:2.

Competition in [worldly] increase diverts you. Until you visit the graveyards. (Quran 2:102)
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Reader Comments:

  1. on Sunday 15th of November 2015 12:50:13 PM

    What are the personalities of Zaira is she happy responsible what is she like

  2. on Friday 27th of March 2020 01:09:36 AM

    Hi There, I have read elsewhere that Zaira means rose, can you please confirm. Thanks.

  3. on Tuesday 6th of July 2021 11:56:45 AM

    Hi! Some websites say Zaira means radiance, dawn, brightness. It is a bit confusing. Please kindly clarify and help. Thanks.

  4. on Thursday 12th of August 2021 12:41:39 AM

    Assalam’u alaykum,
    I read on other websites that Zaira or Zyra means the coming of dawn.
    Would you be kind enough to clarify which is the correct meaning of the name?

    Thank you.

  5. on Sunday 6th of March 2022 06:48:35 PM

    In some places Zaira means blooming flower , Plese clarify

  6. on Wednesday 2nd of August 2023 06:23:12 AM

    I a also confused about its multiple meanings everywhere. Can anyone please confirm

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