Zane (pronEng|ˈzeɪn "zayn" ) is a word that has its roots in both Arabic and Hebrew meaning "God is Gracious". It is a common name for both males and females in Arabic speaking countries. It is common in the United States as a given name and surname. It may also be a variant of John in English. Zane has 3 variant forms in written English: Zain, Zaine and Zayne. According to [] 1259 have ZANE on their Favorite Name List, 120 have this name, 140 wish they had this name and 341 gave this name to their child. It has been rated 4/5 stars.

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* Zane (erotica author)
* Zane Truesdale, a fictional character in the Yu-Gi-Oh! anime and manga series
* Zane, a fictional character in The Uglies series, a young adult book series by Scott Westerfeld
* Zane Grey, American author
* Zane Lamprey, American comedian and actor
* Zane Smith, a baseball pitcher
* Zane Lowe, Radio DJ
* Lil' Zane, Atlanta rapper and model
* Zane Cobriana fictional character in The Kiesha'ra Series
* Zane, a fictional character in the "Incarnations of Immortality" series by Piers Anthony
* Zane a fictional character in the TV series H2O: Just Add Water, played by Burgess Abernethy
* Zane Floyd, American mass murderer
* Zane Stuchbery Australian Guitarist and Didgeridoo Player


* Alex Zane (born 1979), English presenter, stand-up comedian and DJ.
* Billy Zane, film actor and model
* Clayton Zane (born 1977), Australian soccer player
* Frank Zane (born 1942), American former professional bodybuilder and teacher
* Joe Zane (born 1971), American artist
* Lisa Zane, Hollywood film actress and elder sister of Billy Zane
* Randolph Zane, United States Marine Corps officer during WWI
* Ryan Zane (porn star)
* The Zane family, which includes:
* Ebenezer Zane, a pioneer
* Hannah Zane, a pioneer who lived from 1643 - 1701


* Zanesville, Ohio
* Zanesfield, Ohio
* Zane Township, Logan County, Ohio
* Zane's Trace, an early road.
* Zane Hills, Alaska
* Zane, Utah


*USS Zane (DD-337), a destroyer in the U.S. Navy

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