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Zachary Name Meaning and Origin

Zachary Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

God remembers, pure

Name Origin


Zachary is a Hebrew name meaning 'God remembers' or 'pure'. It has a strong biblical origin, associated with righteous and faithful individuals.

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Zachary Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Zachary is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables, making it a pleasant name to say.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Zachary has a good rhythm with emphasis on the first syllable, giving it a balanced and harmonious sound.

Famous People Named Zachary

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Zachary Quinto

Zachary Quinto is an American actor known for his role as Spock in the 'Star Trek' reboot film series. He has also appeared in TV series like 'Heroes' and 'American Horror Story'.

● Zachary Levi

Zachary Levi is an American actor and singer best known for his lead role in the TV series 'Chuck' and as the voice of Flynn Rider in Disney's 'Tangled'.

● Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor was the 12th President of the United States, serving from 1849 until his death in 1850. He was a career military officer before becoming president.

Zachary Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Zachary

The name Zachary does not typically evoke negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a popular and timeless name with positive connotations related to God and purity.

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