Zak

Zak - A very unique male name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Zak, meaning the Lord has remembered, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #1594. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Zak and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Zak? 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 Zak. The baby boy name Zak was given to 6 baby boys in 2012, ranking #3691 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 273,510 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Zak peaked in popularity 49 years ago in 1970 on position 1594.



Famous with this name

Zak Santiago
Zak Knutson
Zak Penn


How would you rate Zak, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (6 people)


Zak is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Zak is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #2,230 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,230.

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 Zak is where you live.


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Zak origin and meaning

Zak is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means the Lord has remembered. To see famous people named Zak, pop culture references for the name Zak and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Zak

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

Zack / Zeke / Zacchaeus / Zach / Zeus / Zakai / Zakee / Zaki / 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
20123691
20113768
20103787
20092367
20074452
20063718
20052722
20043686
20032604
20023931
19983671
19963580
19932202
19923582
19862844
19762273
19712055
19701594

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas2230

Even more about Zak


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 Zak 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 Zak?

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
1970
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Zak
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 273,510
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +6

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