All About The Name Lazarus

The boy’s name Lazarus (laaz-AH-rus) is a Scottish name meaning: “god is my help”. The name Lazarus is a Latinate version of Greek Lazaros, an aphetic short form of Hebrew Eleazar. There are two men named Lazarus mentioned in the New Testament the most famous is Lazarus of Bethany, whom Jesus raised from the dead after having been dead for four days (JOHN 11:1).

Meaning: God is my help

Origin: Scottish

Gender: Boy

Current Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 names

Middle Name Possibilities: Michael


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