Zacharias

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Male Male Name

Usage

Old Swedish Old Swedish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of Ζαχαριας (Zacharias), a Greek form of the Hebrew name זְכַרְיָה (Zecharyah) meaning 'Yahweh (God) remembers' (see also JO) [1] [2] [3]

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Zacharia Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Danish Finnish Norwegian Swedish
Zacharias Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Danish Finnish Norwegian Old Swedish Swedish
Zachries Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Swedish
Zachris Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Swedish
Zackarias Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Finnish Swedish
Zackris Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Swedish
Zakaria Danish Finnish Norwegian Swedish
Zakaría Icelandic
Zakarias Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Danish Finnish Norwegian Swedish
Zakarías Icelandic
Zakris Frequency of occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today Swedish

For female forms see Sakarine and Zacharia

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

15 March

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

14 January

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden: 1542 [2]

Namesakes

Zacharias (Zachris) Topelius (14 January 1818 – 12 March 1898), Swedish-speaking Finnish author, journalist, historian, and rector of the University of Helsinki who wrote novels related to Finnish history in Swedish

Statistics

Name count per country
CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂Trend
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Sweden Sweden[4] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m4.png 0 0 591 1115 Statimg trend 1.png
Denmark Denmark[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m3.png 0 n.a. 248 n.a Statimg trend 2.png
Norway Norway[6] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m2.png 0 0 33 46 Statimg trend 999.png
Finland Finland[7] Statimg f1.pngStatimg m3.png n.a. 1 n.a 489 Statimg trend 1.png
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent statistics trend[4][5][6][7]:Name statistics for Zacharias(m)


Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi