What does Zaccheus mean?
Zaccheus \z(a)-ccheus, zac-cheus\ as a boys' name is pronounced za-KAY-us. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Zaccheus is "the Lord recalled". Variant of Zachariah. Biblical: a tax collector who became one of the disciples of Jesus.
For more information, see also the related boy name Zeke.
Zaccheus has 27 more related variations via Zachariah: Zacaria, Zacarias, Zacary, Zaccaria, Zaccariah, Zach, Zacharia, Zacharias, Zacharie, Zachary▲, Zacherish, Zachery▼, Zack▼, Zackariah, Zackerias, Zackery▼, Zackie, Zak, Zakarias, Zakarie, Zakariyyah, Zakery, Zechariah▲, Zecheriah, Zekariah, Zeke▲ and Zekeriah.
Zaccheus is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Zaccheus is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Zaccheus and associated names. Popular variation forms of Zaccheus (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Zach, Zachariah (#450 a year ago), Zachary (#82), Zachery, Zack, Zackery, Zak, Zechariah (#671) and Zeke (#736). Adoption of this boy name reached its most widespread in the year 1993 and is now much less, with the versions Zachery, Zack and Zackery becoming less trendy. Zachariah (#450), Zachary (#82), Zechariah (#671) and Zeke (#736) are four of the more trendy birth names in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)