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OTHER FORMS: Žák (Czech), Žáik (Slovak), Zack, Zach
CONTRIBUTOR: anonymous on 7/19/2014
Meaning & History
A nickname given to youthful or studious people. Comes from the Polish zak, meaning "student" or "schoolboy". It originally meant "novice" or "candidate for the priesthood", and so in some cases it is perhaps a nickname for someone who had been destined for holy orders.