Submitted Names Starting with J

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Jeroboão m History
Portuguese form of Jeroboam.
Jerod m English
Variant of Jared.
Jeroentje m Literature
'Jan, Jans en de kinderen'
Jeroham m & f Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Meaning "cherished" or "one who finds mercy."
Jerohn m African American (Rare)
African American name possibly a form of the name John with an added initial sound and emphasis on the second syllable. Most well known bearer is Jerohn Garnett, a professional drummer who has worked with a variety of top rated singers and bands.
Jerolim m Croatian
Variant form of Jeronim.
Jerolin m Basque (Rare)
Basque form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).
Jerom m Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare), Literature
This given name is more or less a dutchization of the French name Jérôme. Also compare Jeroom, which is more common than Jerom in Flanders, while it is the other way around in the Netherlands.... [more]
Jérômée f French (Archaic)
Feminine form of Jérôme, perhaps via its other feminine form Jérômie.... [more]
Jéromette f French (Archaic), Literature
Feminine form of Jérôme, which is the modern French form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).... [more]
Jeromey m English
Variant of Jeremy.
Jeromiah m English
Variant of Jeremiah, influenced by Jerome.
Jérômie f French (Rare), French (Swiss, Rare), French (Belgian, Archaic), French (Quebec, Archaic)
Feminine form of Jérôme, which is the modern French form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).... [more]
Jeromin m German (Rare)
Masculine form (backformation) of Jeromine.... [more]
Jeromina f German (Rare)
Feminine form of Jérôme.
Jéromine f French (Rare), French (Quebec), French (Belgian, Rare), French (Swiss, Rare)
Feminine form of Jérôme, which is the modern French form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).... [more]
Jerommeke m Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare), Literature
Diminutive of Jerom and sometimes also of Jeroom. Also compare Jeroomke, which is the usual diminutive of Jeroom.... [more]
Jeromos m Hungarian (Rare)
Hungarian form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).
Jeromy m English
Variant of Jeremy, influenced by the name Jerome.... [more]
Jerona f Dutch (Rare)
Variant spelling of Hierona. In other words: this name is a contracted form of Jeronima.
Jeronda f African American
Feminization of Jerome or combination of prefix je with Rhonda.
Jeroni m Catalan (Rare)
Catalan form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).
Jerònia f Catalan (Rare)
Feminine form of Jeroni.
Jeronica f English (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Elaboration of Jerri, influenced by Veronica.
Jeronicus m Popular Culture
Likely a variant spelling of Hieronicus, which is the latinized form of Hieronikos. Otherwise, the name is probably a combination of a name starting with Jer(o)- (such as Jeroboam and Jerome) with a name that ends in -(o)nicus, such as Andronicus and Dominicus.... [more]
Jerònim m Catalan (Archaic)
Catalan form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).
Jerònima f Medieval Catalan
Catalan feminine form of Jerome.
Jeronima f Dutch (Rare), Croatian (Rare), Catalan (Rare), Hungarian
Dutch variant spelling of Hieronyma, Croatian feminine form of Jeronim, Catalan feminine form of Jerónimo and Hungarian feminine form of Jeromos.
Jeronimas m Lithuanian (Rare)
Lithuanian form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).
Jeronims m Latvian (Rare)
Modern Latvian form of Hieronymos (see Jerome).
Jeronimus m Dutch, German
Dutch and German variant spelling of Hieronymus. In 2010, there was a total of 421 bearers (of all ages) in all of the Netherlands.
Jeroom m Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare)
Dutch and Flemish form of Jerome, which is rather old-fashioned and rare compared to the more modern Jeroen.... [more]
Jeroomke m Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare)
Diminutive of Jeroom. Also compare Jerommeke.
Jerotej m Serbian (Rare)
Serbian form of Hierotheos. A notable bearer of this name was the Serbian writer Jerotej Račanin (born c. 1650, died after 1727).
Jeroteo m Spanish (Archaic)
Variant of Hieroteo, which is an older Spanish form of Hierotheos via its latinized form Hierotheus.
Jerotije m Serbian (Rare)
Variant of Jerotej. A known bearer of this name was the Serbian professor Jerotije Topalović (1870-1914).
Jerrad m American
Variant of Jared or Jarrett.
Jerral m English (American)
Most famously borne by Dallas Cowboys NFL team owner, Jerry Jones whose full name is Jerral Wayne Jones. Possibly a folksy form of Gerald.
Jerrica f English, Popular Culture
Probably an elaboration of Jerry, influenced by names such as Jessica and Erica... [more]
Jerrick m English (Modern, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname.
Jerrilyn f English
Variant of Geralyn.
Jerrin m African American, American
Derived from Jeremiah. "God fearing" "kind" "loving" "talented" "gentleman" "my heart's joy"
Jerrit m Frisian
Variant of Gerrit.
Jerrol m Filipino (Rare)
"the ultimate reality"
Jerryd m African American
Variant of Jared. American professional basketball player Jerryd Bayless bears this name.
Jerrye f English (Rare)
Feminine variant of Jerry.
Jerrylyn f Filipino
Combination of Jerry and the popular suffix -lyn.
Jerrymie m Various
Variant spelling of Jeremy, which was influenced by the name Jerry.
Jersey f & m English
From the name of the island Jersey (located in the English Channel between the UK and France) whose name was derived from the Old Norse name element -ey "island" combined with either Old Norse Geirr ("Geirr's island"), jarl ("the earl's island") or hjǫrr ("sword island").
Jerta f Hungarian (Archaic), West Frisian (Rare)
Originally a short form of Gertrúd, occasionally used as a given name in its own right, as well as a West Frisian short form of names beginning with the element Ger-, used as a given name in its own right.
Jerusa f Biblical German, Biblical Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian)
German form of Jerusha occurring in older bible translations as well as the Portuguese form of this name occuring in some bible translations.
Jerusalén f & m Spanish (Rare)
Spanish form of Jerusalem.... [more]
Jeruscha f German (Modern, Rare), Biblical German
German form of the biblical name Jerusha.
Jeryl m & f English (Rare)
Variant of Gerel.
Jeryline f English (American)
From a Fictional Character Played By Jada Pinkett Smith in the Movie "Tales From the Crypt: Demon Knight".
Jerzi m Kashubian
Kashubian form of Jerzy.
Jerzik m Silesian
Silesian variant of Jerzy.
Jerzman m Medieval Polish
Medieval Polish variant of Herman.
Jerzyk m Polish
Diminutive of Jerzy.
Jerzysław m Polish
Variant form of Jarzysław.
Jes m Danish
Regional variant of Jens.
Jesabel f Norwegian
Norwegian form of Jezebel.
Jesaja m Biblical, Swedish (Rare), Dutch, Biblical German, Afrikaans
Dutch, German, and Swedish form of Isaiah.
Jesam m & f Nigerian (Modern)
Originally, an expression used to indicated ... [more]
Jesar m Faroese
Faroese short form of Eliesar.
Jesbaam m Biblical
Variant transcription of Jashobeam.... [more]
Jesca f Biblical Hebrew
Variation of Iscah. A daughter of Haran, sister of Lot and Milcah according to Genesis 11:29... [more]
Jesco m German
Short form of Slavonic names like Jaromir or Jarosław.... [more]
Jesé m Spanish
Spanish form of Jesse and variant of Isaí.
Jesebada m Biblical
Variant transcription of Jashobeam.... [more]
Jeselena f Spanish (Latin American), English
Either a combination of Jessica and Lena or a variant of Yelena influenced by Jessica.
Jesena f Serbian (Rare), Croatian (Rare)
From jesen meaning "autumn".
Jesenia f Norwegian (Archaic), Swedish (Rare)
Scandinavian adoption and adaption of Gesine.
Jesēnija f Latvian (Rare)
Latvian form of Yesenia.
Jesenija f Lithuanian (Rare)
Lithuanian form of Yesenia.
Jeshaiah m Biblical
Refers to multiple figures in the Bible.
Jeshaud m African American
Unknown origin. Might have derived from the given name Shaun with the prefix Je-.
Jeshua m Biblical, Hebrew
The name means "he will save" and is a form of the Biblical Hebrew name Yehoshua (Joshua). The Late Biblical Hebrew spellings for earlier names often contracted the theophoric element Yeho-.
Jeshurun m Biblical
From a poetic or ideal title of Israel (either the people, land or patriarch) mentioned in the Hebrew Bible, which is thought to derive from Hebrew ישר (yashar) meaning "upright".
Jesiah m Hebrew
Combination of Josiah and Jesse. Meaning "Yahweh gives."
Jesie f & m English (Rare), Filipino (Rare), Indonesian (Rare)
This name, as an English name, is a rare variant of Jessie.
Jesiel m Spanish (Caribbean), Spanish (Latin American), Portuguese (Brazilian)
Combination of Jesús with any name ending in -iel, such as Daniel and Gabriel... [more]
Jesimiël m Dutch
Dutch form of Jesimiel.
Jesimiel m Biblical, Hebrew
Apparently means "God establishes" in Hebrew. In the bible, this was the name of a Simeonite.
Jesinta f English (Australian)
Possibly a variant of Jacinta. This name was borne by Jesinta Campbell, who was Miss Australia in 2010.
Jeske f Frisian
Of debated origin and meaning. Theories include a derivation from Gesa and Gese.
Jesko m German (Rare)
Variant spelling of Jesco.
Jesminder f Indian
It's origin of Indian. A famous bearer is fictional character Jesminder Bhamra.
Jesmond m Maltese
Possibly a variant of Gismund (compare Jesmonda).
Jeson m English (Rare)
It was the short form of "Jesus' Son" and meant the same. The name was given as a dedication to the Lord, for giving them a child.
Jesperi m Finnish
Finnish form of Jasper.
Jessabelle f English (Modern)
Variant of Jezebel, influenced by the names Jessa and Belle.
Jessaby m Popular Culture
Fictional character played by Daniel Manche in the movie Jug Face (2013). Possibly a variant of Jesse.
Jessag f Scots
Caithness Scots variant of Jessie 1.
Jessah f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Jessa. Jessah was given to 13 girls in 2016 according to the Social Security Administration.
Jessamae f Filipino
Combination of Jessa and Mae, used primarily in the Philippines.
Jessamond f English (American, Archaic)
Possibly a variation of Jessamine, based on names ending with -mond, such as Rosamond.
Jessamy f English, Romani
While in modern times this name is sometimes considered a blend of Jessa and Amy, it is actually an old form of Jasmine which was used from the late 1700s onwards.
Jessana f American
Blend of Jessica and Anna.
Jessandra f English (Modern)
Combination of Jess and Sandra. This name is quite uncommon, but not extremely rare in the US.
Jesse m West Frisian, North Frisian
Variant form of Iese, which itself is a variant form of Ese. Also compare Jisse.
Jesseca f English
Variant of Jessica.
Jessee m American
Late 19th-century American spelling variant of Jesse.
Jessekiah m Romani
Romani form of Hezekiah influenced by Jesse.
Jessey m & f English
Variant of Jesse.
Jessiann f French (Quebec, Modern, Rare)
Invented name, possibly a combination of Jessica and Ann.... [more]
Jessic m Western African
Probably a masculine form of Jessica.
Jessicah f English
Variant of Jessica.... [more]
Jessicalynn f English (American, Rare)
Combination of Jessica and the suffix -lynn
Jessicka f English
Variant of Jessica.
Jessico m American
Masculine form of Jessica.
Jessifer f English (Modern, Rare)
Jessifer is a blend between Jessica and Jennifer.
Jessima f English (Archaic)
Obsolete variant of Jasmine via the variants Jessema and Jesemy.
Jessimond f English (Rare)
Of uncertain origin and meaning. Theories include a feminine form of Gismund (compare Jesmonda) and a variant of Jessamine via now obsolete variants like Jessema and Jessima.
Jessina f West Frisian (Rare), North Frisian (Rare)
Feminine form of the Frisian masculine name Jesse.
Jessonda f Theatre
Used for the heroine of Louis Spohr's Romantic opera 'Jessonda, or the Rajah's Wife' (1823), about a young royal widow who is rescued from the funeral pyre by the Portuguese general Tristan, her former sweetheart.
Jessý f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Jessy.
Jesten m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Jesten.
Jester f East Frisian (Archaic)
East Frisian form of Gerswith.
Jestin m Breton, Medieval Cornish
Breton form as well as an older Cornish form of Yestin.
Jestin m English (Rare)
Possibly a transferred use of the surname Jesten. Also may be an elaboration or variation of Justin.
Jestiny f English, African American
Inspired by the name Destiny.
Jestira f Serbian
Serbian form of Esther.
Jestoni m Filipino
Combination of Jesús and Antonio.
Jestony m Filipino
Variant of Jestoni.
Jésû m Theology
Jèrriais form of Jesus.
Jesu m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesus.
Jesualdo m Spanish (Latin American)
Maybe a variant spelling of Gesualdo.
Jesuardo m Italian
A rare given name, Latin spelling. Was found in Leonforte, Enna, Sicily in 1764 (right side). It can be a given name or a surname... [more]
Jesubori f Yoruba
Meaning "Jesus is the winner" or "Jesus overcomes" in Yoruba
Jesuel m Spanish (Latin American, Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Combination of Jesús with any name ending in -uel, such as Manuel and Miguel... [more]
Jésula f Haitian Creole
Means "Jesus is Here" in Haitian Creole
Jesulin m Spanish
The professional name of Spanish bullfighter, Jesulin de Ubrique. Apparently, a form of his given name Jesus.
Jesumbo m & f Yoruba
It is a Yoruba name,a tribe in South-Western Nigeria which mean "JESUS IS COMING BACK" and in Hebrew Maranatha. It can be beared by both sexes reminding the hearer(s) of the second coming of the Lord Jesus who left this world over two thousand(2000) years ago...
Jèsus m Theology
Occitan form of Jesus.
Jesúsángel m Spanish
Combinations of Jesús and Ángel.
Jesusbeto m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesus Alberto.
Jesus-christ-came-into-the-world-to-save m English (Puritan)
Referencing 1 Timothy 1:15, "This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief."
Jesusemen m Esan
Meaning: Jesus is enough for me
Jesúsito m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesús.
Jesusma m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesus Manuel.
Jesúsmanuel m Spanish
Combinations of Jesús and Manuel.
Jesusmari m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesus Maria.
Jesúsmaría m Spanish
Combinations of Jesús and María.
Jesusra m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesus Ramon.
Jesusse m Theology
Guernésiais form of Jesus.
Jesy f & m English (Rare)
Diminutive of Jessica, and/or variant of Jessie/Jessy/Jesse.
Jeszénia f Hungarian
Hungarian form of Jessenia.
Jet f Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch short form of Jette or Jetteke, and Limburgish short form of Juliette.
Jet f & m English
Variant of Jett.
Jet m & f Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Sinhalese
Derived from Devanagari जेट (jet) meaning "jet" (referring to an intense black colour) (see Jett).
Jeta f Romani
Romani name of unknown origin and meaning.
Jeta f & m Albanian
Derived from Albanian jetë meaning "life".
Jeta m Hinduism
Meaning: to conquer (the passions), overcome or remove (any desire or difficulties or diseases) , truimphant (a name of lord Vishnu )... [more]
Jeta m Nigerian
Meaning unknown. A known bearer of this name is the Nigerian filmmaker Jeta Amata (b. 1974).
Jetaime f English (American, Rare)
From the French phrase je t'aime meaning "I love you".
Jetamio f Literature
This name is most likely derived from the French phrase "je t'aime," which translates to "I love you." She is Thonolan's love interest in the "Earth's Children" novel series by Jean M. Auel.
Jethama m Biblical (Hellenized)
Variant transcription of Ithmah.... [more]
Jether m Biblical
From the Hebrew name יֶ֫תֶר (Yeter) which meant "abundance" (see Jethro).
Jethi m Biblical (Hellenized)
Variant transcription of Attai, as used in 1 Chronicles 12:11.... [more]
Jethma m Biblical
Variant transcription of Ithmah.... [more]
Jetje f Dutch
Variant of Jet, where the diminutive suffix je has been added to the name.
Jetlene f Norwegian (Archaic)
Combination of Jette and Lene recorded in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Jetlir m Albanian
Derived from Albanian jetë "life" and lirë "free".
Jetlira f Albanian
Feminine form of Jetlir.
Jetmir m Albanian
Derived from Albanian jetë "life" and mirë "good".
Jetmira f Albanian
Feminine form of Jetmir.
Jetnor m Albanian
Derived from Gheg Albanian jetnor "of or pertaining to life; vital, essential".
Jetnora f Albanian (Rare)
Feminine form of Jetnor.
Jeton m Albanian
Derived from Albanian jeton "to live, to be alive; stay alive".
Jetona f Albanian (Rare)
Feminine form of Jeton.
Jetro m Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of Jethro.
Jetró m Biblical Hungarian
Hungarian form of Jethro.
Jetsada m Thai
Alternate transcription of Chetsada.
Jetseta f English
From the English term jet-setter, "a wealthy person who travels for pleasure".
Jetson m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Jetson.
Jetsun f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "venerable, exalted, reverend" in Tibetan.
Jetsunma f Tibetan
Means "precious mistress (feminine form of master)" in Tibetan.
Jetta f English (American, Rare)
Allegedly a diminutive of Georgetta.
Jetta f Faroese, Danish (Rare)
Variant of Jette, itself a Danish and Faroese diminutive of Gjertine as well as a truncated form of names endling in -jette / -iette and -jetta / -ietta.