Zach

Zach - A very unique male name



  Oct 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Zach appeared on the charts for the first time in 1974 on position #1675. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Zach and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Zach? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Zach. The baby boy name Zach was given to 30 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1990 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 54,702 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Zach peaked in popularity 45 years ago in 1974 on position 1675.



Famous with this name

Zach Galifianakis
Zach Braff
Zach Tyler


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Zach is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Zach is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #944 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,227.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Zach is where you live.


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Zach origin and meaning

Zach is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Zach, pop culture references for the name Zach and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Zach

We've found the following names that sound similar to Zach, sorted by popularity.

Zack / Zeke / Zacchaeus / Zeus / Zakai / Zakee / Zaki / Zak / Zac / Zhi /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121990
20112156
20103139
20092258
20081987
20071903
20061961
20051990
20042363
20031903
20023352
20012524
20002481
19992510
19982475
19953548
19933642
19893445
19872479
19862843
19832616
19822604
19791902
19752203
19741675

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey944
New York1313
California1841
Texas2227

Even more about Zach


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Zach a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Zach?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1974
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Zach
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 54,702
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1974
2012 births +30

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