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Zac

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Zac mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Zac

User Submitted Origins

English
65%
Irish
17%
Nigerian
4%
Slavic
4%
Gaelic
4%
Italian
4%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from Australia, the name Zac is of Nigerian origin and means "Gods gift".
  2. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Zac means "Protector defender swordsman".
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Wiktionary

Shortening.

  1. A male given name, diminutive of Zachariah and Zachary.

Zac was also found in the following language(s): Spanish

Notable Persons Named Zac

Notable Persons Named Zac

Zac Efron

Zac Efron is an actor and singer. He has had major accomplishments since 2002. Zac was given the name Zachary David Alexander Efron on October 18th, 1987 in San Luis Obispo, California.

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Zac Goldsmith

Zac Goldsmith is a politician. His ongoing career started in 2010. Zac was born on January 20th, 1975 in Westminster, London, United Kingdom.

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Zac Farro

Zac Farro is an alternative rock, pop punk, emo, and ambient music singing, musician, and drummer. He plays Drum kit, Percussion instrument, Guitar, Bass guitar, Keyboard instrument, Gretsch Drums, Avedis Zildjian Company, and Vocals. He was most active from 2004 to present. Zac was given the name Zachary Wayne Farro on June 4th, 1990 in Voorhees Township, New Jersey, U.S.

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Zac Hanson

Zac Hanson is a pop rock and indie rock musician. He plays Vocals, drums, percussion, piano, keyboards, guitar, synthesizer, and Electronic keyboard. He has been prominent since 1992. Zac was given the name Zachary Walker Hanson on October 22nd, 1985.

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Zac Posen

Zac Posen is a fashion designer. Zac was given the name Zachary E. Posen on October 24th, 1980 in New York City.

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Zac Dysert

Zac Dysert is a football player. Zac was born on February 8th, 1990 in Ada, Ohio.

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  • Zac Stacy
    Football Player
  • Zac Rinaldo
    Hockey Player
  • Zac Robinson
    Football Player
  • Zac MacMath
    Soccer Player
  • Zac Dalpe
    Hockey Player
  • Zac Sunderland
    Sailor
  • Zac Kerin
    Football Player
  • Zac Thompson
    Soccer Player
  • Zac Rosscup
    Baseball Player
  • Zac Purchase
    Athlete
  • Zac Diles
    Athlete
  • Zac Clarke
  • Zac Purton
  • Zac Drayson
    Actor

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zac

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zac

Zac

Zac is a fictional character.

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Fun Facts about the name Zac

  • How Popular is the name Zac? Zac is the 9,093rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zac have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,327 babies born with the first name Zac in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zac to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zac? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1957 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zac first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zac is Thursday, August 21st, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Zac born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zac was in 2014 with a total of 84 babies.
  • Random Zac Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zac is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Zac: The name spelled backwards is Caz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Acz. How do you pronounce that?
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