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Zion Name Meaning and Origin

Zion Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Highest point, Jerusalem, sacred place

Name Origin


Zion is a Hebrew name meaning 'highest point' or 'Jerusalem', often symbolizing a sacred place or a place of peace and unity. In religious contexts, Zion represents the heavenly city or the promised land.

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Zion Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Zion is easy to pronounce with a strong, impactful sound. It flows smoothly and has a memorable quality.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Zion has a balanced rhythm with two syllables that complement each other well, creating a harmonious sound overall.

Famous People Named Zion

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Zion Williamson

Zion Williamson is a professional basketball player known for his exceptional skills and athleticism. He plays for the New Orleans Pelicans in the NBA and has gained widespread recognition for his talent.

● Zion Malachi Airamis Wade

Zion Malachi Airamis Wade is the son of NBA basketball player Dwyane Wade. He gained media attention for his unique name and his presence in the public eye as the child of a famous athlete.

Zion Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Zion

The name Zion does not typically evoke negative connotations. However, some may associate it with controversial or sensitive religious or political contexts, such as discussions surrounding the significance of Jerusalem in various cultures.

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