Zachariah - boys name

Zachariah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Zachariah name meaning:

The name Zachariah is of Hebrew origin and has a rich biblical history. It is derived from the Hebrew name "Zekharyah" which means "remembered by God" or "Yahweh has remembered." In the Bible, Zachariah was a prophet and the father of John the Baptist, known for announcing the coming of Jesus Christ.

The name Zachariah carries a sense of divine remembrance and favor. It symbolizes a connection with God and a belief in His faithfulness in remembering His promises. Those named Zachariah are often seen as individuals who have a strong spiritual connection and are guided by their faith.

Zachariah is a powerful name that portrays a sense of importance and destiny. It suggests that the person bearing this name is meant for a significant purpose and has a calling to fulfill. Overall, the name Zachariah conveys a sense of faith, divine remembrance, and a special connection with God.

Origin: Biblical

Memory of the Lord.

Related names

Zachariah , Zacharias , Zack , Zackary , Zackery , Zak , Zakari , Zakary

Other boys names beginning with Z


Overall UK ranking: 370 out of 4789

122 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Zachariah

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