Zane - boys name

Zane name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Zane name meaning:

The name Zane is of English origin and has several potential meanings. One interpretation is that it is a variant of the name John, which means "God is gracious" or "gift of God." Alternatively, Zane could also be derived from the Slavic name Zlatan, meaning "golden" or "golden-haired." Another possible origin is the Hebrew name Zephaniah, which means "Yahweh has hidden" or "protected by God."

Zane is a strong and distinctive name for a boy, evoking a sense of power and individuality. It carries a sense of uniqueness and charm, making it appealing to parents who want to give their child a name that stands out. The name Zane also has a modern and edgy feel to it, which adds to its appeal. Overall, the name Zane holds connotations of strength, grace, and divine protection, making it a suitable choice for parents seeking a name with a powerful and meaningful significance.

Origin: Hebrew

God's gracious gift.

Related names

Zane , Zain , Zaine , Zayne

Other boys names beginning with Z


Overall UK ranking: 401 out of 4789

107 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Zane

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