Zachary

the Lord recalled
ORIGIN: Hebrew
POPULARITY: 150
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. A top 50 contender from 1989 to 2003, Zachary is now in the top 150. (Zackary comes in at a distant second.) Elton John, Elizabeth Vargas and Cheryl Tiegs are among the celebrity parents with sons named Zachary.

famous Zacharies

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    President
  • Zachary Isaiah Williams
    TV Actor

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