Boy Names Start With Z

Name Origin meaning Popularname
ZAB ANUAssyrian a king of the country of the Zuzarurai. -----
ZAB DANUAssyrian the brother of Nabu bal idinna. -----
ZABELAssyrian a king of the country of the Dimamai. -----
ZABUAkkadian an early Chaldean monarch ruling at Sippara. -----
ZAB VULAssyrian a chief of the district of Dagara. -----
ZADIGArmenian Easter. -----
ZADKIELAssyrian a governor of Tushan. -----
ZAHIArabic from Zah -----
ZAHIDArabic abstinent religious an ascetic.-----
ZAHIRArabic aide helper protector. -----
ZAIDArabic growth surplus.-----
ZAIDUAkkadian the Hunter. -----
ZAINArabic adorning. -----
ZAKIArabic virtuous. -----
ZAMANArabic Time. -----
ZAMIRAlbanian good voice. -----
ZAMIRArabic a singer. -----
ZANASARNAAssyrian the king of Pardukka. -----
ZAYDArabic growth surplus.-----
ZAYNArabic adorning. -----
ZAZANAssyrian the governor of Billati. -----
ZEFAlbanian addition. -----
ZEITUNArabic olive. -----
ZHIRAYRArmenian hard working. -----
ZIAArabic clearness glare luminary. -----
ZIADArabic growth. -----
ZICUAkkadian the Heaven. -----
ZILLI BELAssyrian a king of Gaza. -----
ZILLI ISTARAssyrian a governor of Arbela. -----
ZIRA BANIAssyrian an officer in the reign of Sargon II. -----
ZIYAArabic clearness glare luminary.-----
ZIYADArabic growth. -----
ZOLAAfrican to love. -----
ZORAVARArmenian general. -----
ZUBERIAfrican strong. -----
ZUHALArabic the planet Saturn adored as a deity. -----
ZULFAQARArabic divider split pointed sword.-----
ZULFIKARArabic divider split pointed sword.-----
ZULFIQARArabic divider split pointed sword.-----
ZURIAfrican handsome. -----
ZABUBabylonianan early Chaldean monarch ruling at Sippara.-----
ZAIDUBabylonianThe Hunter.-----
ZAMAMABabyloniana warrior sun god.-----
Zamama zikur idinnaBabylonianan early king of Babylonia.-----
ZAMANABabyloniana deity to whom king Hammurabi erected a Ziggurrat called The Tower of the Country.-----
ZICUBabylonianthe Heaven.-----
ZIKAR SINBabylonianServant of Sin.-----
ZUBabyloniana storm god in the form of a bird.-----
ZUR SINBabylonianan early king ruling at Ur.-----
ZERUBasqueheaven.-----
ZIGORBasquepunisher.-----
ZUHAITZBasqueoak tree.-----
ZURIBasquewhite.-----
ZAHARIBulgarian sugar and Zachary.-----
ZHIVKOBulgarianliving.-----
ZLATKOBulgarian golden.-----
ZHENZHENChinesevery precious.-----
ZHILANChineseiris orchid.-----
ZHUChinesevermilion red.-----
ZONGYINGChinesefollowing talent.-----
ZDENKOCroatianof Sidon.-----
ZLATANCroatiangolden.-----
ZLATKOCroatiangolden.-----
ZVONIMIRCroatiansound of peace.-----
ZVONKOCroatiansound of peace.-----
ZDENKCzechof Sidon.-----
ZDENKOCzechof Sidon.-----
ZDISLAVCzechhere comes glory.-----
ZADKHIAUEgyptianan chief who unsuccessfully revolted against Piankhi Meramen.-----
ZAPHNATH PAANEAHEgyptianJoseph the Phoenician or Revealer of Secrets.-----
ZETEgyptianthe last king of the XXIIIrd dynasty.-----
ZET AUF ANKHEgyptianthe son of Hotep pthah.-----
ZET AUF PTHAHEgyptiana priest of Apis.-----
Zet aun pthah mer atef sEgyptiana priest of Apis.-----
ZET ISI AUF ANKHEgyptiana priest of Apis.-----
ZET PTHAH AUF ANKHEgyptiana chorister in the temple of Pthah.-----
ZABDIEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zabdiy meaning the gift of Jehovah. In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Zerah.-----
ZACCAIEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zakkay meaning clean, innocent. In the bible this is the name of the head of a family of Babylonian Exile returnees.-----
ZACHARIAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zekaryah meaning whom Jehovah remembered. In the bible this is the name of many characters including one of the twelve minor prophets. Also spelled Zechariah.-----
ZACHShortEnglishform of English Zachary meaning whom Jehovah remembered. Compare with another form of Zach.-----
ZACHARYEnglishEnglish form of Greek Zacharias meaning whom Jehovah remembered.-----
ZACHERYEnglishAnglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Sgaire meaning sea mew, another name for the common seagull.-----
ZACKEnglishShort form of English Zackary meaning whom Jehovah remembered.-----
ZACKARYEnglishVariant spelling of English Zachary meaning whom Jehovah remembered.-----
ZACKERYEnglishVariant spelling of English Zackary meaning whom Jehovah remembered.-----
ZADOKEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsadowq meaning just, righteous. In the bible this is the name of many characters including a high priest of Israel.-----
ZAKEnglishVariant spelling of English Zack meaning whom Jehovah remembered.-----
ZALMONEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsalmown meaning shady. In the bible this is the name of one of king David s warriors.-----
ZANDEREnglishPet form of English Alexander meaning defender of mankind.-----
ZEBADIAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zebadyah meaning the gift of Jehovah. In the bible this is the name of the brother of Joab.-----
ZEBEDEEEnglishAnglicized form of Greek Zebedaios meaning my gift. In the New Testament bible this is the name of a fisherman of Galilee.-----
ZEBINAEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zebiyna meaning bought. In the bible this is the name of a son of Nebo who took a foreign wife.-----
ZEBINAHEnglishVariant spelling of English Zebina meaning bought. In the bible this is the name of a son of Nebo who took a foreign wife.-----
ZEBULONEnglishVariant spelling of English Zebulun meaning habitation.-----
ZEBULUNEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zebuwluwn meaning habitation. In the bible this is the name of the tenth son of Jacob and Leah.-----
ZECHARIAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zekaryah meaning whom Jehovah remembered. In the bible this is the name of many characters including one of the twelve minor prophets. Also spelled Zachariah.-----
ZEDEnglishShort form of English Zedekiah meaning righteousness of the Lord.-----
ZEDEKIAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsidqiyah meaning righteousness of the Lord. In the bible this is the name of many characters including the name which Mattaniah adopted after becoming the last king of Judah.-----
ZEFANIAEnglishVariant spelling of English Zephaniah meaning hidden by God or protected by God.-----
ZEKEShortEnglishform of English Ezekiel meaning God will strengthen. Compare with other forms of Zeke.-----
ZELOPHEHADEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tselophchad meaning first rupture fracture, taken to mean first born. In the bible this is the name of a member of the tribe Manasseh.-----
ZEPHEnglishShort form of English Zephaniah meaning God has hidden.-----
ZEPHANIAEnglishVariant spelling of English Zephaniah meaning hidden by God or protected by God.-----
ZEPHANIAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsephanyah meaning hidden by God or protected by God. In the bible this is the name of several characters including the ninth of the minor prophets.-----
ZERAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Zerach meaning light. In the bible this is the name of many characters including an Edomite leader a son of Simeon and a son of Judah and Tamar.-----
ZIAAnglicizedEnglishform of Hebrew Ziya meaning motion, to tremble. In the bible this is the name of a member of the tribe of Gad. Compare with another form of Zia.-----
ZIBEONEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsibown meaning versi colored. In the bible this is the name of the father of Anah and a son of Seir.-----
ZIDKIJAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsidqiyah meaning righteousness of the Lord. In the bible this is the name of many characters including the name which Mattaniah adopted after becoming the last king of Judah.-----
ZIMRIEnglish Anglicized form of Hebrew Zimriy meaning celebrated in song. In the bible this is the name of several characters including one of the five sons of Zerah.-----
ZIONEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsiyown meaning sunny or parched place. In the bible this is another name for Jerusalem the city of David and its inhabitants who are also called the daughter of Tsiyown/Zion.-----
ZOPHAIEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsuwph meaning flow, overflow, hence honey as dropping. In the bible this is the name of an ancestor of Elkanah.-----
ZUBINEnglishEnglishname of Russian origin meaning toothy.Compare with other forms of Zubin.-----
ZUPHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Tsuwph meaning flow, overflow, hence honey as dropping. In the bible this is the name of an ancestor of Elkanah.-----
ZACHARIASGreek Greek form of Hebrew Zekaryah meaning whom Jehovah remembered. In the New Testament bible this is the name of the father of John the Baptist.-----
ZAKCHAIOSGreek Greek form of Hebrew Zakkay meaning clean, innocent. In the bible this is the name of a tax collector.-----
ZAKHARIASGreek Variant spelling of Greek Zacharias meaning whom Jehovah remembered.-----
ZAKKHAIOSGreek Variant spelling of Greek Zakchaios meaning clean, innocent.-----
ZARAGreek Greek name meaning a rising of light . In the New Testament bible this is the name of the son of Judah. Compare with feminine Zara.-----
ZEBEDAIOSGreek Greek form of Hebrew Zabdiy the gift of Jehovah but meaning my gift. In the New Testament bible this is the name of a fisherman of Galilee.-----
ZENOBIOSGreek Masculine form of Greek Zenobia meaning life of Zeus.-----
ZENONGreek Ancient Greek name possibly meaning of Zeus.-----
ZEPHYRGreek Short form of Greek Zephyros meaning west wind.In mythology this is the name of a god of the west wind.-----
ZEPHYROSGreek Greek name meaning west wind. In mythology this is the name of a god of the west wind.-----
ZEUSGreek Greek name derived from the first element of the Indo European compound Dyeus Phter god father hence God. In mythology this is the name of the highest of the Greek Olympian gods.-----
ZOPYROSGreek Greek name meaning glowing.-----
ZROASTRSGreekGreek form of Persian Zartosht Avestan Zarathustra he whose camels are angry but composed of astra stars and zoros undiluted, hence pure as the stars.-----
ZOROBABELGreek Greek form of Hebrew Zerubbabel meaning born at Babylon or scattered to Babylon.In the bible this is the name of the leader of the first of the returning exiles.-----
ZOSIMOSGreek Greek name derived from the word zosimos meaning likely to survive survivor.-----
ZOTIKOSGreek Greek name derived from the word zotikos meaning full of life.-----
ZINDELOGypsy/RomaniPerhaps a Romani form of Yiddish Zindel meaning son, sonny.-----
ZOLTANHungarianHungarian name possibly meaning sultan.-----
ZSIGAHungarianPet form of Hungarian Zsigmond meaning victory protection.-----
ZSIGMONDHungarianHungarian form of Old High German Sigmund meaning victory protection.-----
ZSOLTHungarianOlder form of Hungarian Zoltan possibly meaning sultan.-----
ZARATHUSTRAPersian/Avestan/Iranian Zaraustra Avestan name possibly composed of the elements zaranty angry and ustra camel, hence he whose camels are angry.-----
ZARTOSHTPersian/Avestan/IranianPersian form of Avestan Zarathustra possibly meaning he whose camels are angry.-----
ZHUBINPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name derived from the name of a short spear.-----
ZUBINPersian/Avestan/Iranian Variant spelling of Persian Zhubin derived from the name of a short spear. Compare with other forms of Zubin-----

Girl Name Origins

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