Zachariah: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Zachariah

Zachariah

Pronunciation: za-kə-RIY-ə (key)

Origin of the name Zachary:

English cognate of the Ecclesiastic Late Latin and Ecclesiastic Greek Zacharias (remembrance of the Lord), which is from the Hebrew Zecharya, a derivative of zĕcharyah (God remembers, memory).

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Zachariah is a very strong name. When they are little you can nickname them fun little adorable bonding names that mom's and kids love. As they mature Zach blends really well. Everyone loves the name and it's easy to pronounce. (Zak-ah-rye-ah)

Cure and handsome name! I love it!

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After having my daughter I needed a good name that went with hers. Her name was Amaris and Amaris in the Hebrew means Promised by God. Zachariah in the Hebrew Means God Remembers. At the time we were going through lots of trouble with finding work and having many tribulations. Zachariah came at a time where I know "God Remembers" him and all of us through the struggles we were going through. To this day his name has always fit him. Every time when my son struggles I am constantly reminded that God is always for him! My children always tell people what their names mean and live a testimony of their names.

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Zach & Zachy Mom's favorite...Zacharooni

Zach, Zack, Zac, Zak
Zacky
Zachary
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Meanings and history of the name Zachariah: | Edit

In the Hebrew, "God Remembers"

The Lord Remebers

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Zachariah Smith, character in the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
Zachariah, character from Avi's The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle.

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