What does Meshach mean?
Meshach /me-shach/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin. Biblical: one of the three Hebrew men (along with Shadrach and Abednego) thrown into a fiery furnace by King Nebuchadnezzar and rescued by an angel. Used rarely in the 19th century. Actor Meshach Taylor.
How popular is Meshach?
Meshach is a rare given name for males and an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Meshach and affiliated names. Shad is the only prominent alternative form of Meshach (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of this boy name was at its highest during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.481%) and is now much lower. (2014 Birth Statistics)