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What does Zekeriah mean?

Zekeriah Pronunciation of Zekeriah [zek-e-ri-ah] as a boys' name is a Hebrew name, and the name Zekeriah means "the Lord recalled". Zekeriah is a version of Zachariah (Hebrew): transcription of Zechariah.


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

4 more alternative forms via Zachariah: Zackerias, Zakarias, Zechariah and Zecheriah.

Creative forms:
(male) Zekeriach, Zekery, ..

(female) Zekera, Zekerian, ..

Middle name pairings:
Zekeriah Eliyahu (Z.E.), ..

How popular is Zekeriah?

Zekeriah is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Zekeriah is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Zachariah (#422 via latest list), Zechariah (#662), Zackery (#1404), Zacary and Zakery are the popular variation forms of Zekeriah (not ranked). Other variants, like Zakarias, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Zekeriah reached its apex 22 years ago (median #914) and is somewhat lower today (#1297, 37%), with the form Zackery becoming somewhat outmoded. Zachariah and Zechariah are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Azariah, Azriah, Azuriah, Gedaliah, Gefaniah, Gevariah, Gevaryah (see Gevariah), Hezekiah, Jedadiah, Jedaiah, Jedediah, Jediah, Jedidiah, Jerah, Jeremiah, Jeriah, Jerrah, Jesiah, Nechemiah (see Nehemiah), Nehemiah, Obediah, Terah, Ukiah, Uriah, Yeremiyah, Zacarias, Zacherish (see Zachariah), Zakari, Zariah, Zebediah, Zedechiah, Zedekiah, Zedekias, Zefarin, Zefirino, Zeke, Zephaniah, Zephariah, Zerach, Zerah and Zuberi. These names tend to be more frequently used than Zekeriah.

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