What does Zach mean?
Zach /zach/ as a boys' name. Zach's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Zach is "the Lord recalled". Zach is an alternate spelling of Zachariah (Hebrew): variation of Zechariah. Zach is also a derivative of Zachary (Hebrew).
(male) Zanch, Zech, ..
(female) Zachne, Zachra, ..
How popular is Zach?
Zach is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#16694 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Zach for boys. Zach was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #1689 in the U.S. in the year 2005, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Zach and associated names. Zacary, Zachariah (#450 via latest list), Zachary (#82), Zachery (#1372), Zack (#1286), Zak and Zeke (#736) are the prominent varying forms of Zach. Other forms, like Zacheus, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Zach was well-received among parents in 1994 (adoption of 1.44%) and is now much diminished (adoption 0.34%, ▼76.7%), with versions such as Zack becoming less in vogue. Zachariah and Zeke are two of the more chic baby names in this list.