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).
(male) Zake, Zeck, ..
(female) Zackne, Zackta, ..
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, and is at #1286 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the history of Zack and associated names. Prominent related forms of Zack (#1286 in recent rankings) are Isaac (#31 in recent rankings), Isaak (#1309), Isac, Isak, Izaak (#1524), Izak, Zacary, Zach, Zachariah (#450), Zachary (#82), Zackary (#618), Zackery (#1280), Zak and Zeke (#736). These forms of Zack were favored in the year 1994 (average #1296) and are somewhat less common today (#1287, ▼46%), with versions such as Zachary becoming less fashionable. Isaac has been the overall favorite, though Zeke has become trendy as well over time.
Suggested similar 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.