Given Name ZULEIKA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Literature
PRONOUNCED: zoo-LAY-kə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly means "brilliant beauty" in Persian. According to medieval legends this was the name of Potiphar's wife in the Bible. She has been a frequent subject of poems and tales.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Zulaykha, Zulekha (Arabic)