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Zachary Meaning


What does Zachary mean?

The name Zachary is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Zachary is "remembered by G-d".

Zachary is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Za-cha-ry.

The Given Name Zachary

Zachary is a form of Zechariah. See Zechariah for further details.

Zachary appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Wrap it up and take it home, Zachary may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Zachary Quinto, and Zachary Taylor.

Zachary Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 103 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,779 occurrences. It ranked 18,234 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 89 in baby name popularity for boys with 4,546 occurrences. It ranked 11,709 in baby name popularity for girls with 9 occurrences.

View the Zachary Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Zachary has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Zachary to other names.

Zachary Related Names

Zachary is a form of Zechariah.

Variants of the name Zachary include Zachery, Zackary.

Zachary has the diminutive (nickname) Zach.

Famous Zacharys

  • Zachary ~ Pope (741-752), Saint
  • Zachary Quinto ~ Actor
  • Zachary Taylor ~ U. S. President (1849-1850)

Zachary Numerology

What will your new littleZachary be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Zachary are often exotic and mysterious but most of all they are read more >>

Zachary Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Zachary.

Just for fun, see the name Zachary 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 Zachary in Nautical Flags page.