Zaira

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Zaira is a popular female name in Spain[citation needed] and Italy. It is the Italian form of "Zaïre" a name used by Voltaire for the heroine of his tragic play Zaïre (1732).[1] Its main meanings are "dawning"in Italian, "princess" in Irish and Hebrew, and "rose" in Arabic.

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