Diminutive of Zachary
"the Lord has remembered"

Zak Origin and Meaning

The name Zak is boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "the Lord has remembered".
This zippy short form of Zachary is more and more often standing on its own -- sometimes as Zac, Zach, Zack, or even Zakk -- but this simple-yet-straightforward version may be the very best.

Zak Popularity

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Famous People Named Zak

  • Zachary Alexander "Zak" BagansAmerican ghost hunter, star of TV's "Ghost Adventures"
  • Zak BrownAmerican racing driver
  • Zackary Robert "Zak" DeOssieAmerican NFL football player
  • Zak IbsenAmerican soccer player
  • Zak KnutsonAmerican film and TV director
  • Zak PennAmerican screenwriter
  • Adam Zachary "Zak" OrthAmerican actor
  • Zak Richard Starkey (b. 1965)English drummer; son of drummer Ringo Starr
  • Zachary Pym "Zak" Williamsson of actor Robin Williams
  • Zak AbelEnglish,Moroccan Singer,Songwriter

Zak in Pop Culture

  • Zak Gramaryecharacter in Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney. Also known as Shadi Enigmar and later, Shadi Smith.