From Late Latin Zacchaeus, from Ancient Greek Ζακχαῖος (Zakkhaios), from Hebrew זכי (zakkay), literally "pure, innocent", which came from זכה (zacha, “be clean, pure”)
Zacchaeus (rare) A male given name 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version), Luke 19:8: And Zacchaeus stood, and said unto the Lord: Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation, I restore him fourfold
See a mistake? Help us improve the quality of the definitions. It's fast and easy - simply click the edit icons and follow the prompts. Thank you for your help!
Visitors are welcome to help us expand the meaning of Zacchaeus. Fill in the form below to add your definition, example or comment.
Prove you are not a machineEnter the code
Other words similar to Zacchaeus can be found below:
Thank you for visiting international-dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with over 200,000 definitions of words and phrases. You are visitor 99 on this page. Please help us expand the meaning of Zacchaeus by providing an alternate definition or example above. Please add comments to help us improve the site. There are 2 Categories for this word. This is word 280094 in our dictionary.