US Popularity:314
Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:The Lord Recalled
Although it may start with the last letter of the alphabet, Zachary sports some nicknames that push it to the front of the line: Zach, Zack, and Zak. A Biblical name and a presidential name, Zachary hails from the Greek name Zacharias in the New Testament and the Hebrew name Zechariah, meaning "the Lord recalled." A top 50 contender from 1989 to 2003, Zachary is now in the top 150. Elton John, Elizabeth Vargas, and Cheryl Tiegs are among the celebrity parents with sons named Zachary.

Famous People Named Zachary

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  • Zachary Isaiah Williams
    TV Actor
  • Zachary Taylor
    President, United States President

Zachary Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Zachary is currently #616 on The Bump
Boy:Zachary is currently #357 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Zachary is currently #314 in U.S. births
Boy:Zachary is currently #171 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 6
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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