First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zadok

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Zadok is of Jewish origin and means "Just, righteous".
names by meaning.

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Zadok to us below

International Interest
Also see international interest

Borrowed from Hebrew צדוק‎ (“righteous”).

  1. (biblical) A priest, said to be descended from Eleazar the son of Aaron, who aided King David during the revolt of his son Absalom and was subsequently instrumental in bringing King Solomon to the throne.

Notable Persons Named Zadok

Notable Persons Named Zadok

Zadok Hakohen

Zadok was born in 1823. He died in 1900.

Zadok Magruder

Zadok was born in 1729. He died in 1811.

Zadok Ben-David

Zadok was born in 1949.

Zadok Domnitz

Zadok was born on October 15th, 1933.

Zadok Malka

Zadok Malka is a soccer player for the Maccabi Haifa. Zadok was born on August 26th, 1964 in Israel.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Zadok

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zadok

Haim Yosef Zadok

Haim was born on October 2nd, 1913 in Rava-Ruska. He died on August 15th, 2002.

Nahshon Ben Zadok


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zadok U.S.
  White 95.42% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zadok

People with the last name Zadok are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Zadok

  • How Popular is the name Zadok? Zadok is the 19,938th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zadok was the 114,424th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zadok have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 374 babies born with the first name Zadok in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zadok to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zadok? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Zadok first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zadok is Tuesday, December 7th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Zadok born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zadok was in 2012 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Zadok Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zadok is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Zadok: The name spelled backwards is Kodaz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kodaz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zadok? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 153 people with the last name Zadok.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zadok? Zadok is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    340 Siah Neutral
    173 Zani Neutral
    4.4m Michael Boy
    37k Zion Neutral
    1k Sharolyn Girl
    1k Zacharie Boy
    428k Sara Girl
    105 Deya Girl
    389 Zed Boy
    3.6m David Boy

    Related Names by Gender

    Rank Name Origin
    176 Ziair African American
    329 Leng Chinese
    170 Zameer Islamic/Muslim
    152 Vane English
    140k Xavier English
    122 Benjerman English
    105 Daden English
    170 Zackrey
    131 Nyzier English
    111 Rastus African American