If you’re looking for an electrifying name, Zenobia is a great choice considering her name means “force of Zeus.” Obviously, the name has Greek origins and was the name of a powerful and beautiful 3rd century queen who, for a time, ruled the eastern Roman Empire. Nathaniel Hawthorne used to the name for the character of Zenobia Moodie in his novel, The Blithedale Romance. Zenobia is an exotic and unique choice for a girl’s name in today’s world.


  • greek: Force of Zeus


Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 4

International Variations

Famous Namesakes:

Queen Zenobia of Palmyra, Fictional Character Zenobia Moodie

Celebrity Babies:

Daughter of Tiny Fey (Middle Name)