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What does Zekariah mean?

Zekariah Pronunciation of Zekariah [zekari-ah] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Zekariah is "the Lord recalled". Zekariah is an alternate spelling of Zachariah (Hebrew): transcription of Zechariah.


Zekariah has 10 variants: Zacaria, Zacary, Zaccaria, Zaccariah, Zackariah, Zackery, Zakarie, Zakariyyah, Zakery and Zekeriah.

4 more different relations via Zachariah: Zacarias, Zakarias, Zechariah and Zecheriah.

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Middle name pairings:
Zekariah Lukas (Z.L.), ..

How popular is Zekariah?

Zekariah is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Zekariah is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Zacary, Zachariah (#422 in recent rankings), Zackery (#1404), Zakery and Zechariah (#662) are the prominent related forms of Zekariah (not ranked). Other forms, like Zekeriah, are uncommon. These relations of Zekariah reached the peak of their popularity in 1993 (average #914) and are somewhat less conventional today (#1297, 37% less usage), with the version Zackery becoming less in vogue. Zachariah has historically been popular among parents, though Zechariah has grown trendy as well over time. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Zacary, Zachariah, Zackery, Zakery, Zechariah in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Zekariah is alike in pronunciation to Zakari. Other recommended names are Azariah, Azriah, Azuriah, Darrah, Elkanah, Gedaliah, Gefaniah, Gefanyah, Gephaniah, Gevaria (see Gevariah), Gevariah, Gevaryah (see Gevariah), Hazaiah, Hezekiah, Isaiah, Izaiah, Jarah, Jarrah, Jedadiah, Jedaiah, Jedediah, Jediah, Jedidiah, Jerah, Jeremiah, Jeriah, Jerrah, Jesiah, Mataniah, Nehemiah, Obadiah, Ovadiah (see Obadiah), Terah, Ukiah, Uriah, Zacharia, Zacharias, Zackerias, Zakary, Zariah, Zebediah, Zedechiah, Zedekiah, Zedekias, Zefarin, Zefirino, Zephaniah, Zephariah, Zerach and Zerah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Zekariah.

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