Zak Name Meaning & Origin

Zak

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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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My husband & I named our 3rd (out of 4) child Zachary but we always much preferred Zak. We also call him: Zachary (if he's in trouble), *various spellings of Zak*, Z-M (initials) and loads of others. It suits him well as Zak shows hw creative, fun & interesting he is. ;-)

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A short form of Zachary, or occasionally Isaac.

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Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr's first son is named Zak
Zachary Alexander "Zak" Bagans, American paranormal investigator, actor, television personality, and author

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"Zak and Sara" a song by Ben Folds

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