What does Ignatz mean?
Ignatz /ig-natz/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is a variant form, with the suffix -z, of Ignatius: possibly (Latin) "ardent, burning".
How popular is Ignatz?
Ignatz is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#109328 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Ignatz and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Ignatz (outside Top 1000) are Ignatius and Ignacio. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during 1910-1919 (usage of 0.3995%) and has become significantly lower since, with the versions Ignacio and Ignatius becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)