Submitted Names Starting with J

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JÅÅǤǤAR m Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of YRJÖ.
Praise God's mighty power.
JA'AFAR m Arabic, Malay
Alternate transcription of JAFAR as well as the Malay form.
JAAFAR m Arabic, Malay
Arabic alternate transcription of JAFAR as well as the Malay form.
Malay form of JAFAR.
JÅÅFFAŽ f Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of EUFROSYNE.
Means "awakening" in Hindi.
JAAGU m Estonian
Estonian short form of JAAGUP.
JAAJA m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of JÂJA.
JAAJYI f Indian
Means "queen" in Sanskrit.
JAAKO m Estonian
Variant of JAKO.
JAAKUPIINA m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of JÁKUPÎNA.
JAAMAC m Somali
Variant spelling of JAMA, which is used in Somalia.
JAAMI f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali
MEANING : a virtuous or respectable woman, Sister, daughter -in-law. ( It is name of an apsara)
JAAN m & f Dutch (Rare)
Diminutive of ADRIAAN or JOHANNA.
Meaning "Daughter of Janak". Janak, which was a King married to Queen Videha.
JAANE f Estonian (Rare)
Variant of Estonian Jaana and JANE.
JAANIKA f Estonian (Rare), Finnish (Rare)
Estonian diminutive of Jaana and Finnish variant of JANIKA.
JAANO m Estonian
Variant form of JAAN.
Diminutive of JOHANNA or JANNA.
JAANU m Indian
JAANUS m Estonian
Variant of JAAN.
JAAVE m Finnish
Finnish pet form of JAHVETTI.
JAAZANIAH m Biblical
Meaning "Jehovah Has Given Ear". Toward the end of the kingdom of JUDAH it seems that this was a rather common name; all four men mentioned in the Bible by this name lived within the same short period of time... [more]
JAAZIAH m Biblical
Means "YAHWEH strengthens" in Hebrew.
JABA m Georgian
Short form of JABRAIL, JABRIL and other arabized forms of GABRIEL that start with Jab-... [more]
JABAAR m Arabic
From Arabic meaning "mighty".
JABAI m African
Named after a african serial killer in the 5th century.
JABAL m Hebrew
Means "a stream" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament, Jabal was the son of LAMECH and ADAH, and brother to JUBAL... [more]
JABARI m African American (Modern)
From the Swahili word jabari meaning "brave (one)", which is from Arabic جَبَّار (jabbār) "all-powerful ruler" (see JABBAR).
JABBA m Popular Culture
Jabba Desilijic Tiure or Jabba the Hutt is a character appearing in George Lucas's space opera film saga Star Wars. He is depicted as a large, slug-like alien.
JABBAD m Arabic
Means "wolverine" in Arabic.
JABBOR m Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of JABBAR.
JABIER m Basque (Hispanicized), Spanish (Latin American)
Hispanicized form of XABIER. Also a variant.
JABLAN m Croatian (Rare), Serbian
From the word for the tree called ''poplar'' in English.
JABO m Georgian (Rare)
Either a diminutive or a variant of JABA.
JABRAIL m Georgian (Rare)
Georgian form of JABRIL.
JABRU m Near Eastern Mythology, Elamite Mythology
This was the name of an obscure but very old god in Elamite religion. It is uncertain what the meaning of his name was in the Elamite language. Most sources equate him with the Babylonian god Anu1, so he must have been a god of the heavens... [more]
JABUKA m Georgian (Rare)
Diminutive of JABA.
JABULANI m Ndebele, Zulu
Means "enjoy" or "be happy all" in Ndebele and "rejoice" in Zulu.
Means "she is happy" in Zulu.
JAC f & m English
Jac may be used as a diminutive of JACQUE or JACQUELINE, or as an acronym for the initials, for example, JENNIFER ADELAIDE CAMERON, which acronyms as Jac.
JAC m Welsh
Welsh form of JACK.
JACABETH f English (American, Rare, Archaic)
Possibly a corruption of JOCHEBED influenced by JACQUELINE (and possibly the masculine name JACK) and ELIZABETH.
JACARA f African American (Rare)
Elaboration of CARA using the popular prefix Ja-.
JACARANDA f English (Modern, Rare)
Derived from the Jacaranda Plant
JACARÉ m Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Means "alligator" or "cayman" in Portuguese.
JACARIÁ m Provençal
Provençal form of ZACHARIAS.
JACÃTI m Kashubian
Kashubian form of JACENTY.
JACAYLA f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Likely an invented name, a combination of JACQUELINE and KAYLA.
JACCA m Cornish
Cornish form of JACK.
JACELYN f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Variant of JOCELYN or combination of JACE and LYN.
JACEN m English (Modern), Popular Culture
Variant of JASON. This is the name of Han Solo and Princess Leia's oldest son in the Star Wars Legends books.
JACEONA f English (Modern)
Female name for JACEON meaning "healer".
JACEY f & m English (Modern)
A created name by combining the letter J/Jay with the -acey suffix found in names such as CASEY, MACY and TRACY... [more]
JACHEN m Romansh
Variant of GIACHEN, traditionally found in Lower Engadine, a valley in southeast Switzerland.
JACHENT f Medieval Jewish
Recorded in France and Germany in the 13th-century
JACHET f Yiddish
(German) Yiddish variant of YACHET.
JACHET m Medieval French
Variant form of JACQUET.
JACHETA f Polish, Yiddish
Polonized form of JACHET, used mainly among Polish-Jews
JACHIAM m Romansh
Archaic Romansh form of JACOB via Iacomus.
JACIA f English (Modern, Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian)
Possibly an elaborated form of Jaci, which itself is considered an Anglicized form of Tupí îá "moon" and sy "mother". ... [more]
JACIE f American
Variant of JACEY.
JAĆIM m Serbian
Variant of JOAKIM.
JACIN m Occitan
Occitan form of HYACINTHUS.
JACINT m Catalan, Lengadocian, Provençal
Catalan. Languedocian and Provençal form of HYACINTHUS. Jacint Verdaguer i Santaló (1845 – 1902) was a writer, regarded as one of the greatest poets of Catalan literature and a prominent literary figure of the Renaixença, a cultural revival movement of the late Romantic era... [more]
JÁCINTA f Hungarian
Feminine form of JÁCINT.
JACINTA f Sicilian
Sicilian variant of GIACINTA.
JACINTHO m Portuguese (Brazilian), Medieval Portuguese
Archaic Portuguese form of JACINTO. It is still used in Brazil.
Diminutive of JACINTA.
JACK m Kashubian
Kashubian cognate of JACEK.
JACKA f English (Rare)
Feminine form of JACK.
JACKA m Cornish (Archaic)
Cornish form of JACK.
JACKARIAH m American
Combination of JACK and ZACKARIAH.
JACKCOCK m English (Puritan)
Diminutive of JOHN. Transferred use to the surname JACOX in modern times.
JACKE m Swedish
Diminutive of JAKOB.
JACKETT m Medieval English
Diminutive of JACK.
JACKEY m & f English (Rare)
Variant of JACKIE.
JACKIA f American (Rare)
Rare elaborated form of JACKIE
JACKIEL m English
Longer version of JACK, JAKE or JAMES
JACKII f English
Variant of JACKIE.
JACKMAN m English (American, Rare)
Transferred use of surname JACKMAN.
JACKO m Dutch, English
Diminutive of JACKSON.
JACKOLYN f & m English
elaboration of JACK
JACKS m English (Rare)
Variant of JAX.
JACKY f & m English
Variant of JACKIE.
JACMA f Medieval Occitan
Feminine form of JACME.
JACMES m Gascon
Gascon form of JACOMUS.
JACMETA f Lengadocian, Gascon
Feminine form of JACME.
JÂCOB m Jèrriais
Jèrriais form of JACOB.
JACÒB m Gascon, Provençal
Gascon and Provençal form of JACOB.
JACOBE f Danish, Swedish
Variant of JAKOBE.
JACOBEA f German (Archaic)
Feminine form of JAKOB via the Latinization JACOBUS.
JACOBÉE f French (Rare, Archaic)
French feminine form of Jacobaeus, Iacobus (see JACOB).
JACOBI m English
Variant of JACOBY.
Dutch form of JACOBINE, with its spelling phonetical in nature.
JACOBY m English
From a surname meaning "son of JACOB".
JACOBYN f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of JACOBINE with the suffix -yn.
JACODI m & f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Variant of JACOBI incorporating CODI.
JACOLIA f Biblical
In Biblical the meaning of the name Jecoliah is: Perfection, or power, of the Lord
Dutch form of JACOLINE, with its spelling phonetical in nature.
JACOLINE f Dutch, French
French variant of JACQUELINE.
JACOLYNNE f English (Rare)
An extremely rare variant of JACQUELINE.
JACOM m Mormon
Some of Enos, Nephite record keeper.
Dutch form of JACOMINE, with its spelling phonetical in nature.
JACOMINE f Dutch, French
French variant of JACQUEMINE.
JACOMINUS m Late Roman, Dutch
Lengthened form of JACOMUS.
Dutch diminutive of JACOMINA.
JACON m English (Modern, Rare), Medieval English
Rare variant of JASON. In medieval English this is a variation of JENKIN.
JACOPA f Italian (Archaic)
Feminine form of JACOPO.
JACOPUCCIO m Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of JACOPO, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.
JACOREY m African American (Rare)
Elaboration of COREY using the popular prefix Ja-.
JACORIA f African American (Rare)
Elaboration of CORIA with the popular prefix Ja-.
JACOT m Norman
Diminutive of JACQUES.
JACOUB m English
Variant of JACOB.
JACOVA f English (Rare), Literature
The name of a character in Caitlín R. Kiernan's short story Houses under the Sea.
JACQSON m Portuguese (Brazilian, Modern, Rare)
Variant of JACKSON (the spelling influenced by that of JACQUES).
JACQUE f English
Short form of JACQUELINE.
JACQUEL f & m African American
Possibly an elaborated form of JACQUES or a combination of JACOB and RAQUEL.
Dutch form of JACQUELINE, with its spelling more or less phonetical in nature.
JACQUELIN m Medieval French
Medieval French diminutive of JACQUES.
JACQUELINI f Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Brazilian dialectical variant of JACQUELINE.
JACQUELLA f American (Rare)
Rare feminization of JACQUES using the popular name suffix -ella.
JACQUELLE f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Feminine form of JACQUES with the diminutive suffix -elle.
JACQUELYNA f Medieval Occitan
South French feminine form of JACQUES.
Variant of JACQUELINE and combination of JACQUELYN and JACQUELINE.
Picard form of JACOMUS.
French form of JACOMINA.
JACQUET m Medieval French
Medieval French diminutive of JACQUES. Known bearers of this name include the French composer Jacquet of Mantua (1483-1559) and the Franco-Flemish composer Jacquet de Berchem (c... [more]
Form of JACQUELYN influenced by Wynne. Alternatively, JACQUELYN with a W.
JACQUEZ m Spanish
Spanish form of JACQUES.
JACQUIE f English
Diminutive of JACQUELINE.
JACQUIE m French (Rare)
Diminutive of JACQUES.
JACQUINE f French (Rare)
Feminine diminutive of JACQUES.
JACQUIS m & f African American (Rare), French
Perhaps a combination of JACQUES/JACQUELINE and MARQUIS.
JACQUIZZ m American (Rare)
Extremely rare created name from JACQUES.
JACQUOT m French
Diminutive of JACQUES.
JACQUOTTE f French (Archaic)
Feminine diminutive of JACQUES, cognate to JACQUETTE. Jacquotte Delahaye was a 17th-century female pirate or buccaneer from Haiti, whose father was French and mother Haitian.
JACQUY m French
Diminutive of JACQUES.
JACU m Sardinian
Variant of JAGU.
JACUB m English
Variant of JACOB.
JACUM m Friulian
Friulian form of Iacomus (see JAMES).
JACUMU m Sicilian
Variant of GIACUMU.
JÀCUPU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of JACOB.
JACUŚ m Polish
Diminutive of JACEK or JACENTY.
JACY f & m English
Popular in Westerns and Western romances for both male and female, white and Native American characters. It is probably a variant of Jessie or JESSE, a name popular in the American West for both men and women.
JACZEMIR m Polish (Archaic)
Means "he, who brings a better peace", from the elements jacze (meaning "better", "more powerful"), and mir (meaning "peace", "calm").
JADA m & f Arabic
Means "gift" in Arabic.
JADAN f & m English (Americanized, Modern)
The name Jadan is a combination of the names Jacqueline (Ja) and Daniel (dan).
JADASHA f African American
Name created with the popular prefix ja and the diminutive DASHA.
JÁDE f Hungarian
Cognate of JADE, meaning "jade".
JADEAN m & f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of JADEN or a combination of JADE and DEAN.
JADEANNA f English (Rare)
Combination of JADE with DEANNA.
JADEITE m Popular Culture
Jadeite is a character in Sailor Moon media.
JADELYN f English (Modern)
Combination of JADE and popular name suffix -lyn.
Means "emerge into wealth" in Yoruba.
JADESSA f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Either a combination of JADE and VANESSA or an elaboration of JADE by way of adding the name suffix -(i)ssa... [more]
JADEVEON m African American (Rare)
First name of American Footballer Jadeveon Davarus Clowney.
JADEY f English (Rare)
Diminutive of JADE.
JADIAN m & f English (Modern)
Probably an elaborated form of JADEN.
JADID m Arabic (Rare), Indonesian
Means "new" in Arabic.
JADIE f & m English (Rare)
Diminutive of JADE.
JADIEL m Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare), Spanish (Latin American, Rare)
Brazilian Portuguese form of YADIEL. In the case of English-speaking bearers, the name can be an invented name, where the name JADEN is combined with any Hebrew name that ends in -iel (such as DANIEL and GABRIEL).
JADIEL m Biblical (Hellenized)
Variant transcription of JEDIAEL, as used in 1 Chronicles 26:2.... [more]
JADIER m Spanish (Latin American)
Variant spelling of YADIER. A known bearer of this name is Jadier Valladares (b. 1982), a Cuban weightlifter.
JADIHEL m Biblical
Variant transcription of JEDIAEL, as used in 1 Chronicles 7:6 and 26:2.... [more]
JADIN m & f English (Modern)
Variant of JADEN.
JADINE f English (Modern), Afrikaans (Rare)
Feminine variant of JADEN or an elaborated form of JADE.
JADIS f Literature
The author C. S. Lewis used this name for the White Witch in his 'Chronicles of Narnia' series of books. He may have based it on the French word jadis meaning "long ago, of old" or Persian jadu "witch".
JADITH f South American (Modern)
Possibly a variant of JUDITH.
JADÓM m Kashubian
Kashubian form of ADAM.
JADÓN m Spanish
Spanish form of JADON.
JADONA f English
Feminine form of JADON.
JADORE f English (American)
From the French term j'adore meaning "I love (very much)" (or, when used in a colloquial context, "I'm loving it").
JADRANA f Slovene (Rare)
Feminine form of JADRAN.
JÁDRÁNKA f Hungarian
Varant of ADRIENN, meaning "woman from Hadria".
JÃDROCH m Kashubian
Diminutive of JÃDRZEJ.
JÃDRZEJ m Kashubian
Kashubian form of JĘDRZEJ.
JÁDSON m Brazilian
A famous bearer is Brazilian footballer Jádson Rodrigues da Silva, professionally known as Jádson (born 1983-).
JADVIGA f Latvian, Slovene (Rare)
Latvian and Slovene borrowing of JADWIGA (compare JADVYGA).
JADVIGA f Hungarian
Variant form of HEDVIG, meaning "war" and "battle".
JADVIHA f Belarusian
Belarusian form of HEDWIG.
Diminutive of JADWIGA.
Diminutive of JADWIGA.
JADY f English (American, Americanized, Rare)
A hypochoristic form of JADE or a variant of JAYDEE.
JADYNN f & m English (Modern)
Primarily feminine variant of JADEN.
JADŹA f Sorbian
Sorbian diminutive of JADWIGA (compare JADZIA).
JADŻA f Kashubian
Diminutive of JADWIGA via Jadwiżka.
JADŹKA f Polish
Diminutive of JADWIGA.
JAE-BEOM m Korean
From Sino-Korean 載 "load; carry; transport, convey" and 範 "pattern, model, rule, law".
JA'EBUN m African
Used for the warrior of the tribe KIKI in Nigeria