What does Zack mean?
Zack /za-ck/ as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Zack is "laughter; the Lord recalled". Zack is an alternate form of Isaac (Hebrew). Zack is also a form of Zachariah (Hebrew): transcription of Zechariah. Zack is also used as a form of Zachary (Hebrew).
How popular is Zack?
Zack is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1135 out of 1220, Top 93%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#7846 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Zack for boys. Zack reached its highest position of #369 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Zack and associated names. Prominent related forms of Zack are Isaac (#31 in recent rankings), Isaak, Isak, Zach, Zachariah (#450), Zachary (#82), Zackary (#618), Zackery, Zak and Zeke (#736). These forms of Zack were favored in the year 2001 (average #624) and are almost as common today (#719, ▼25%), but with the versions Isaak, Zack, Zackary and Zackery becoming less fashionable. Isaac has been the overall favorite, though Zachary has become trendy as well over time.
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Suggested similar baby names are Beck, Black, Buck▼, Dack, Dick▼, Heck, Jack, Jock, Lock, Luck, Mack▼, Mick, Nick▼, Rick▼, Rock, Tuck, Vick, Wick, Wyck, Zadok, Zain▲, Zaki, Zale, Zan, Zane▲, Zann and Zarek. These names tend to be less frequently used than Zack.