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8k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Zechariah

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Jehovah has remembered
  • #2696 All Time
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How popular is the name "Zechariah" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1971707
197212012
197316016
197417017
197520020
197636036
197733033
197839039
197937037
198059059
198173073
198270070
198374074
198471071
198576076
198697097
198797097
198896096
19891520152
19901570157
19911750175
19922160216
19932420242
19942290229
19952000200
19962350235
19971940194
19982400240
19992320232
20002690269
20012950295
20022850285
20032790279
20043080308
20053435338
20063370337
20073630363
20083670367
20093478339
20103660366
20113220322
20123600360
20133550355
20143770377

Want to know about the populiarty of Zechariah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,175 babies born with the name Zechariah in the United States. That's more than enough Zechariahs to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Zechariah" was in 2014 with a total of 377 babies.

According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Zechariah" is not a popular baby boy's name in Alabama. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Alabama have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of only 337 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Zechariah" mean? The list below shows the origins of Zechariah as well as things modernly associated with the name Zechariah such as celebrities named Zechariah.

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Zechariah

The name "Zechariah" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Jehovah has remembered". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

Z is for zany, the funny side of you!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

C is for comic, laughter is your tonic.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for romp, you know how to have fun!

I is for interest, you show in others.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

H is for humble, a saintly quality.

Your name in reverse order is "Hairahcez". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iearzhhac". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Zechariah born Apr 19, 1998

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 1400. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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