Zakary - boys name

Zakary name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 72%

Zakary name meaning:

The name Zakary is a variant spelling of the name Zachary, which has Hebrew origins. It is derived from the name Zechariah, meaning "Yahweh has remembered" or "remembered by God". The name carries a strong religious connotation, as it refers to God's remembrance and favor towards the individual bearing the name. In biblical context, Zechariah was a prophet and the father of John the Baptist, giving the name Zakary a significant historical and spiritual significance.

Individuals named Zakary are often described as intelligent, intuitive, and compassionate. They are known for their strong moral compass and their desire to make a positive impact on the world. Zakarys are typically reliable and responsible, inclined to take on leadership roles and inspire others. They have a deep understanding of the importance of connections and relationships, and are often seen as trustworthy and loyal friends. Overall, the name Zakary carries a sense of divine favor and purpose, and those who bear it are often driven to fulfill their potential and leave a lasting impact on others.

Origin: English

Variant of Zachariah and Zachary.

Related names

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

Other boys names beginning with Z


Overall UK ranking: 1329 out of 4789

19 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Zakary

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