Lazarus name meaning

Updated: February 10th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, Hindi, German, Swedish, Danish and Finnish
Pronunciation: l(a)-za-rus
Meaning: Flame, Fire, God will Help, My God has Helped and God Helps
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What does Lazarus mean?

Meaning of Lazarus is Flame, Fire, God is My Help, My God has Helped or God Helps is a baby boy name largely used in Danish, German, Finnish, Hindi, English and Swedish is rooted from Hebrew.

Lazarus is form of Elieser in Latin language.

Lazarus's impression as a baby name

Lazarus, a baby boy's name hailing from Greece, leaves a strong impression. It tells us "God is my help," a positive note for kids named after it.

It’s not new—people have used it for centuries, giving it a timeless vibe. Interestingly, Lazarus was a man Jesus woke from death in the Bible's New Testament. It radiates power, endurance, and spiritual depth, fitting for parents seeking a bold name for their baby boy.

How do I pronounce Lazarus?

The three syllabled name Lazarus is pronounced, l(a)-za-rus.

Variants of Lazarus

Eleazar, Lazaros, Lasar, Lazar, Elieser, Eliezer, Eleasar, Elazar

Names that rhyme with Lazarus

How popular is the name Lazarus?

Lazarus is a common name in United States given to over 2969 babies in 107 years. Recently peaking at the charts, the moniker grabbed the 943rd spot and 151 baby boys were given the name.

Lazarus is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales still in use today. But Lazarus is a popular baby name in Nigeria where every 1 in 9000 have the name as well as in, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Kenya.

At least, 90000 people globally have carried Lazarus as their given name according to our findings.

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Numerological aspects of Lazarus

You enjoy challenges because they force you to extend your limits and give more than you thought you can. What fulfills your soul is your professional success. You are the mover and shaker of the world. You want to be surrounded with self-confident people who choose to work on success over complaining, talking about great things over gossiping, and solitude over you sometimes. Number 3 as a personality no represents creativity, passion, extravagance, and positivity.

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Famous people named Lazarus

  • Lazarus and Joannes Baptista Colloredo, were Italian conjoined twins
  • Lazarus of Bethany, subject of a prominent miracle of Jesus
  • Lazarus Salii, politician from Palau
  • Lazarus Zographos, 9th- century Byzantine Christian saint
  • Lazarus Fletcher, British geologist
  • Lazarus Barla, field hockey defender from India
  • Lazarus Stewart, 18th-century Pennsylvanian frontiersman and member of the Paxton Rangers
  • Lazarus Denison Shoemaker, Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Lazarus Fuchs, Jewish-German mathematician
  • Lazarus W. Powell, 19th Governor of Kentucky
  • Lazarus Clamp, English band of some longevity and interest,
  • Lazarus Phillips, Canadian lawyer and Senator
  • Lazarus Joseph, American lawyer and politician from New York
  • Lazarus Ekwueme, Nigerian musicologist, composer, scholar and actor
  • Lazarus Boora in movie Yellow Card as Actor

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