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Zabad (Zavad) זָבָד
1. Descendant of Ephraim
2. Descendant of Jerahmeel
3. Warrior of David
4. Conspirator to murder Joash (aka Jozacan)
5. Married and divorced foreign wife after the exile

Zabud (Zavud) זָבוּד
Priest, Advisor to Solomon

Zaccai (Zakkay) זַכָּי
Father of Baruch

Zadok (Zadoq) צָדוֹק
Son of Ahitub, Priest

Zaphenath-paneah (Zafenat-pa’neah) צָפְנַת פַּעְנֵחַ
Name given to Joseph by Pharoah

Zebadiah (Zevadya) זְבַדְיָה
1. Descendant of Benjamin
2. Son of Meshelemiah
3. Son of Asahel
4. Levite
5. Judge
6. Descendant of Shephatiah
7. Priest, Married and divorced foreign wife after the exile

Zebudah (Zevudda) זְבוּדָּה
Mother of Jehoiakim

Zebulun (Zevulun) זְבֻלוּן
Son of Jacob and Leah

Zechariah (Zekharya) זְכַרְיָהוּ
1. Descendant of Reuben
2. Son of Jeiel
3. Levite-musician
4. Priest-musician
5. Levite
6. Son of Meshelemiah
7. Son of Hosah
8. Manassite tribal officer
9. Father of Jahazeil
10. Son of Jehoiada
11. Grandfather of Hezekiah
12. Son of Jeroboam, King of Israel
13. Son of Jeberekiah
14. Levite
15. Levite who suprvised rebuilding of Temple
16. Temple administrator
17. Prophet, Son of Berechiah
18. Married and divorced foreign wife after the exile
19. Follower of Ezra
20. Descendant of Asaph

Zedekiah (Zidqiyya) צִדְקִיָּה
1. Son of Chenaanah, False prophet
2. Ancestor of Baruch
3. Official under King Jehoiakim
4. King of Judah
5. Priest

Zeeb (Ze’ev) זְאֵב
Midianite leader

Zelophehad (Zelofhad) צְלָפְחָד
Father of Mahlah, Noah, Hoglah, Milcah, and Tizrah

Zemah (Zemah) צֶמַח
Re-builder of the Temple

Zephaniah (Zefanya) צְפַנְיָה
1. Ancestor of Heman
2. Prophet
3. Priest
4. Father of Josiah and Hen

Zerah (Zerah) זֶרַח
1. Grandson of Esau
2. Son of Judah and Tamar, Brother of Perez
3. Descendant of Simeon
4. Father of Bela
5. Ancestor of Asaph
6. Cushite king

Zeresh (Zeresh) זֶרֶשׁ
Wife of Haman

Zerubbabel (Zerubbavel) זְרֻבָּבֶל
Re-builder the Temple after the Exile

Ziba (Ziva) צִיבָא
Servant of King Saul

Zibiah (Zivya) צִבְיָה
Mother of Joash

Zichri (Zikhri) זִכְרִי
1. Levite
2. Descendant of Benjamin
3. Father of Shelomith
4. Father of Amasiah
5. Father of Elishaphat
6. Ephramite warrior who killed Maaseiah
7. Father of Joel

Zillah (Zilla) צִלָּה
Wife of Lamech, Mother of Naamah and Tubal-cain

Zilpah (Zilpa) זִלְפָּה
Leah’s maidservant, Jacob’s concubine, Mother of Gad and Asher

Zimri (Zimri) זִמְרִי
1. Simeonite leader
2. Descendant of Saul
3. King of Israel

Zipporah (Zippora) צִפֹּרָה
Wife of Moses, Mother of Eliezer and Gershom

Zophar (Zofar) צוֹפַר
Friend of Job