Gender / Sex: girl
Related Names: Thurayya
Sounds Like: Zoraya, Saroya, Saraia, Surayya, Zorya
Variant forms: Soreeyah
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2769
Soraya \s(o)-ra-ya\ as a girl's name is pronounced sor-RYE-ah. It is of Farsi and Persian origin, and the meaning of Soraya is "princess". Variant of Sarah. The first wife of the last Shah of Iran.
Soraya has 1 variant form: Soreeyah.
For more information, see also the related name Thurayya.
Baby names that sound like Soraya are Zoraya, Saroya, Saraia, Surayya and Zorya.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Soraya.
Soraya is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2769 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)