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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Zechariah, Zachariasnoun

    a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BC

  2. Zechariah, Zacharias, Book of Zachariahnoun

    an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity


  1. Zachariasnoun

    The father of John the Baptist.

  2. Zachariasnoun

    Alternative form of Zechariah

  3. Zachariasnoun

    A male given name from Hebrew.

  4. Etymology: From the New Testament Greek form of Old Testament Zachariah and Zechariah, Hebrew secharyah "Yahweh has remembered".


  1. zacharias

    Zacharias is generally a male name of Hebrew origin, meaning "God remembers." It appears in the Bible as the name of several characters, such as the father of John the Baptist. The name Zacharias can also refer to several historical figures, such as noted scholars, religious figures, or philosophers. Furthermore, Zacharias can be a surname in certain cultures. The name may have variations across languages and cultures, such as Zachary or Zechariah in English, Zacharie in French, or Zacarías in Spanish.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Zacharias

    Pope from 741 to 752; succeeded Gregory III.; set aside the Merovingian dynasty and sanctioned the elevation of Pepin the Short to the throne of France, in return for which Pepin twice over saved Rome from the Lombards.

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    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Zacharias is ranked #8641 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Zacharias surname appeared 3,805 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Zacharias.

    82.5% or 3,142 total occurrences were White.
    9.4% or 361 total occurrences were Asian.
    4.7% or 180 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.4% or 56 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1.3% or 50 total occurrences were Black.
    0.4% or 16 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of zacharias in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of zacharias in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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