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Lazarus Meaning


What does Lazarus mean?

The name Lazarus is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Lazarus is "G-d has helped".

Lazarus is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced La-za-rus.

The Given Name Lazarus

Lazarus is the latinized form of the biblical Greek Lazaros which itself is a form of the Hebrew Eleazar. The name derives from the Hebrew elements El meaning "G-d" and ezrah meaning "help".

In the New Testament, he is restored to life by Jesus.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lazarus Zographos.

Lazarus Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,331 in baby name popularity for boys with 133 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,445 in baby name popularity for boys with 117 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Lazarus has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Lazarus Name Popularity Page.

Lazarus Related Names

Lazarus is a form of Lazaros.

The names Lazar, Lazare, Lazaro, Lazzaro are all forms of Lazarus.

Famous Lazaruss

  • Lazarus ~ Biblical Character (John 11:1, Luke 16:19), Saint
  • Lazarus Zographos ~ Saint

Lazarus Numerology

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Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Lazarus.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Lazarus Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Lazarus in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lazarus.

Just for fun, see the name Lazarus in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Lazarus in Nautical Flags page.