Zachary: baby boy name meaning and popularity


Of Hebrew origin, this name means “the Lord remembers.” Let’s hope you remember, too, since from the moment your little Zachary arrives you’ll have to remember birth weight, doctor’s appointments, sporting events, school functions, teacher appreciation gifts, and a bazillion other things. Welcome to parenthood.


Zach (or Zac or Zak or Zack, take your pic or pik or pick).

Famous people named Zachary:

President Zachary Taylor; actors Zach Galifianakis, Zach Braff, Zac Efron, Zach Galligan, and Zachary Levi; musicians Zac Hanson and Zack Merrick; fashion designer Zac Posen.

Fun fact:

The Greek word for “sugar” is the very-similar “záchari” … sweet!

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