Zakariah - boys name

Zakariah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 75%

Zakariah name meaning:

The name Zakariah is of Arabic origin and is a variation of the name Zachariah or Zechariah. It carries a significant meaning in Islamic and biblical contexts. In Arabic, Zakariah means "remembered by God" or "God remembers." It is derived from the Hebrew name Zechariah, which also carries the meaning of "God has remembered."

In the Islamic tradition, Zakariah is the name of a prophet mentioned in the Quran. He is known as the father of Yahya (John the Baptist) and is highly respected for his righteousness and devotion to God. Zakariah's story emphasizes the importance of faith, patience, and the power of prayer.

People named Zakariah often possess qualities associated with loyalty, spiritual devotion, and a strong connection to their faith. They are known for their ability to remain steadfast in challenging situations and maintain a sense of hope. The name Zakariah serves as a reminder of the importance of being remembered by God and striving to lead a righteous life.


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Overall UK ranking: 1184 out of 4789

23 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Zakariah

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