Zane

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The usage seems to date from the American writer Zane Grey (1875-1939), born Pearl Zane Gray. It was the surname of his mother's family, from Ohio, of unknown meaning.

Proper noun[edit]

Zane

  1. A male given name.

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in 1795. From Zuzanna (Susan). Name of a character in the play Pūt, vējiņi (1913) by Rainis.

Proper noun[edit]

Zane f

  1. A female given name.

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References[edit]

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Zane was the only given name of 5353 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.