Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a popular name in the US. Ranking #1491 in 2013 and #1371 in 2014.


In English

Origin: Via Late Latin Lazarus, from Ancient Greek Λάζαρος ‎(Lázaros), the New Testament Greek form of Secunda Hebrew אלעזר ‎(ʼElʻāzār), literally “El has helped”; see Eleazar.


-A beggar mentioned in a parable told by Jesus Christ in the New Testament.

-A man, the brother of Mary and Martha, who was according to the New Testament brought back to life by Jesus after being in the tomb for four days.

-(AAVE) To raise from the dead.

-(AAVE) To rescue a dying person.

-(rare) ( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-).

In Danish