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What does Zeb mean?

Zeb Pronunciation of Zeb [zeb] as a boys' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Zeb means "gift of Jehovah; dwelling of honor". Zeb is an alternate spelling of Zebediah (Hebrew). Zeb is also a form of Zebulon (Hebrew).

Associated with: gift, dwelling (home).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Zebbe, Zeeb, ..

(female) Zebbia, Zebo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Zeb Antonio (Z.A.), ..

How popular is Zeb?

Zeb is a rare first name for men but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#107038 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Displayed below is the birth name history of Zeb for boys. Zeb entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #614 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Zeb name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Zeb outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Below is a charted study of the history of the boy name Zeb and corresponding names. The only other prominent related form of Zeb listed in the Top 2000 is Zebulon. Adoption of these forms of Zeb was at its peak during the years 1880-1889 (adoption of 0.01%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Zeb, Zebulon in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Zeb and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Zeb is pronounced similarly to Seb. Other suggested similar names are Jeb, Web, Zed and Zev. Like Zeb, these names are not frequently used.

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