Boy Names Starting With Z

Boy names starting with Z all have a real zing to them — it’s easy to see why they’re on the rise.

Along with top Z name Zachary, Z-starting boy names in the US Top 1000 include Zayden, Zander, Zeke, Zion, Zayn, Zahir, Zechariah, and Zakai.

Along with Zachary and Zander, Z names for boys in Britain’s Top 600 include Zayan, Zidan and Ziggy.

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In France, Z names Zakaria, Zayn, Zayd and Ziyad are all popular, while mini Z names Zef and Zev both make the Top 500 in the Netherlands.

Z-loving parents have even taken to respelling certain names to get the super-cool Z initial (hello, Zaiden, Zander and Zavier!), but there are plenty of zippy Z boy names to go around. Nameberry favorites which are absent from the official rankings include zany Zebedee, ancient Zeno, and the ultimate male power name, Zeus.

Z Names for Boys