Sunday, June 16, 2019

Fact of the Day: Zachary

The given name Zach, Zack, or Zachary is derived from the Bible name Zechariah. There are several of them in the biblical stories, one of which was the father of John the Baptist. 

7 comments:

Margaret D said...

I do believe there are many mentioned in the book.
Have a grandson called Zac for short, he's the youngest @ 4.

Pat Hatt said...

Knew that one

Elisabeth said...

Beautiful name, even though it's quite rare here. I only know one person with the name :) Thanks for stopping by my blog!

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E from Helsinki, Finland
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Debra She Who Seeks said...

I always liked that name.

Christine said...

Interesting

Adam said...

I would imagine many names here aren't very popular in Finland.

Martha said...

I've liked that name since as far back as I can remember!