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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zeth

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)
African Dutch (Afrikaans)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Philippines says the name Zeth means "An investigator".
  2. A submission from Philippines says the name Zeth means "Ancient Greek" and is of Filipino (Philippines) origin.
  3. A user from Indiana, U.S. says the name Zeth is of Hebrew origin and means "Thanks".
  4. A submission from District of Columbia, U.S. says the name Zeth means "Short tempered" and is of Filipino (Philippines) origin.
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zeth U.S.
  White 96.32% 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 Zeth

People with the last name Zeth are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Zeth

  • How Popular is the name Zeth? Zeth is the 9,933rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Zeth was the 126,018th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zeth have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,149 babies born with the first name Zeth in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zeth 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 Zeth? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Zeth first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zeth is Saturday, March 6th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Zeth born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zeth was in 1999 with a total of 59 babies.
  • Random Zeth Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zeth is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Texas have the same name in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Zeth: The name spelled backwards is Htez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Htze. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zeth? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 136 people with the last name Zeth.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zeth? Zeth is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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