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Gender: Male Meaning of Zac: "the Lord has remembered" Origin of Zac: Diminutive of Zachariah/Zachary

The name Zac is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "the Lord has remembered". Zac and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With Z and discussed in our forums with posts like ""Don't call me ___, I go by ___"".

From the experts:

A popular nickname that, over the past few decades, has acquired enough standing to work on its own, a la earlier equivalents such as Jack and Max; an alternative to Zach/Zack. Actor/singer Zac Efron--born Zachary--is an attractive current bearer.

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Famous People Named Zac

Zachary David Alexander "Zac" Efron, American actor
Zachary E. "Zac" Posen, American fashion designer
Zachry Alexander "Zac" Brown, American country singer

Pop Culture References for the name Zac

Zac Blakely, main character on TV's "Mako Mermaids"

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