Given Name ZIYA

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Arabic
OTHER SCRIPTS: ضياء (Arabic)

Meaning & History

Derived from Arabic ضياء (diya) meaning "splendour, light, glow". This was the name of a 14th-century Islamic Indian historian.
VARIANTS: Diya, Zia
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ziya (Turkish)
SAME SPELLING: Ziya

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Entry updated December 8, 2017