Ziggy - boys name

Ziggy name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Ziggy name meaning:

The name Ziggy is of Hebrew origin and is typically considered a diminutive of the name Zechariah, meaning "God remembers" or "Yahweh remembers." "Ziggy" is an affectionate and playful nickname that has gained popularity as a given name in recent years. It carries a lively and energetic connotation, evoking a sense of vibrancy and enthusiasm.

Ziggy can also be associated with the fictional character Ziggy Stardust, created by the iconic musician David Bowie. Ziggy Stardust was a flamboyant and enigmatic persona, representing freedom, creative expression, and pushing boundaries. This association adds an air of artistic flair and individuality to the name, making it appealing to parents who want their child to have a unique and memorable moniker.

Overall, the name Ziggy embodies a sense of joy, liveliness, and creativity. It carries a positive and energetic vibe, making it an ideal choice for parents who want a name that reflects their child's vibrant personality and zest for life.


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Overall UK ranking: 333 out of 4789

136 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (437)

Historical popularity of Ziggy

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