Zakaria is a cultural variation of Zechariah. Zechariah is more popular in America and Europe as it is an Old Testament name. As of 2022, Zakaria is only a top 7,500 option for boys.

Meaning of the name Zakaria:

Arabic: Yahweh remembers
Malay: Yahweh remembers
Indonesian: Yahweh remembers
Georgian: Yahweh remembers

Origin of the name Zakaria:

Zakaria is an alternative version of the Arabic baby name Zakariyya. Zakariyya is the Arabic variation of Zechariah. Zakaria is also the Georgian, Indonesian, and Malay version of Zechariah. Zechariah comes from the Hebrew name Zekharyah. Zekharyah comes from two Hebrew words, “zakhar” and “yah.”

Symbolism of the name Zakaria:

The baby name Zakaria means “Yahweh remembers” no matter its country of origin. It comes from an ancient Hebrew name Zekharyah, which uses two words, “yah” and “zakhar.” “Zakhar” means “to remember,” and “yah” translates to “Yahweh.”

Style of the name Zakaria:


Gender of the name Zakaria:

Zakaria is a noble name for boys.

Pronunciation of the name Zakaria:


Number of syllables in the name Zakaria:


Emotion evoked from the name Zakaria:

Zakaria feels refined and international. It is a mature and formal name.

Alternative spellings for the name Zakaria:

  • Zakarya
  • Zakaryya
  • Zakariya
  • Zekaria
  • Zekarya
  • Zekaryya
  • Zekariya
  • Zekaria

Nicknames for the name Zakaria:

  • Zak
  • Ari
  • Zeko
  • Zako
  • Zaka
  • Zakie
  • Kari 

Popularity of the name Zakaria:

Zakaria has no history on the top 1,000 list of the Social Security Popularity Index. In 2022 so far, Zakaria is a top 7,500 option. More specifically, it is number 7,409 for boys.

Related names for the name Zakaria:

Great middle names for Zakaria and their meanings:

  • Camdon (winding valley)
  • Jaylan (healer, tranquil)
  • Deccan (southern part)
  • Abraham (father of man, father of multitudes)
  • Ansel (follower of a nobleman)
  • Damian (to tame, to subdue)
  • Jamar (beauty, handsome)
  • Blaise (lisp, stutter)

Famous people with the name Zakaria:

Zakarias in popular culture:

There are no fictional characters with the name Zakaria.