Zachary Name Meaning & Origin

Zachary

Pronunciation: ZA-kə-ree (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).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Nicknames for Zachary

Zach,
Zack,
Zak,
Zac,
Zachy,
Zakie
Zee
Zam
Zach Attack
Zatch
Ary
Ach

Meanings and history of the name Zachary

the history of the name Zachary is quite interesting and deep if you really look into it.

Famous real-life people named Zachary

Zachary Quinto, American Actor
Zachary Taylor, 12th President of the United States
Zachary "Zac" Hanson, American singer
Zachary Levi, American actor
Zachary "Zac" Efron, American actor
Zachary "Zack" Merrick, Bassist of All Time Low
Zachary "Zach" Rance, Big Brother 16 contestant
Zachary Baker "Zachy Vengeance" Avenged Sevenfold
Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John (b. 2010), son of English singer, pianist, and composer Elton John and Canadian filmmaker David Furnish
Zachary “Zach” Herron, A Singer In the boyband why Don’t we

Zachary in song, story & screen

Zac Hanson, from the band Hanson
Zack Morris, from Saved by the Bell ("Preppie")
Dr Zachary "Zack" Addy, character from the hit TV show "Bones"
"Zak and Sara," a song by Ben Folds
"A Baby Just Like You" by John Denver (lyrics "Merry Christmas, Little Zachary")
Zachary "Zach" Martin, a main character on the Disney TV show " The Suite Life of Zack and Cody"
Dr. Zachary P. Smith, from "Lost in Space"
Zachary Grey, character in several books by Madeleine L'Engle

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