Zacharias

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See also: Zachariáš

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ζαχαρίας (Zakharías), the New Testament form of the figure's name in the Old Testament, Hebrew זְכַרְיָה (Zəḵaryā, Yahweh has remembered). Compare Zachariah and Zechariah.

Proper noun[edit]

Zacharias

  1. Alternative form of Zechariah
  2. A male given name.

Translations[edit]


Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Zacharias

  1. A male given name, variant of Zakarias.

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Zacharias

  1. Zacharias (biblical character)
  2. A male given name.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Ζαχαρίᾱς (Zakharíās), from Hebrew זְכַרְיָה (Zəḵaryā́).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Zachariās m (genitive Zachariae); first declension

  1. Zechariah

Declension[edit]

First declension, masculine Greek type with nominative singular in -ās.

Case Singular
nominative Zachariās
genitive Zachariae
dative Zachariae
accusative Zachariān
ablative Zachariā
vocative Zachariā

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