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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. JAY-lin(English)
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Meaning & History

An invented name. In America it was popularized in the 1990s by basketball player Jalen Rose (1973-), whose name was a combination of those of his father James and maternal uncle Leonard.
VariantsJaylen, Jaylin, Jaylon

Sources & References

  • Cleveland Kent Evans, The Great Big Book of Baby Names (2006)


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