Submitted Names Starting with J

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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.
Jeruslyn f Spanish (Philippines, Rare)
Possibly a variant of Jerusalén using the popular name suffix lyn.
Jervas m English
May be from an English surname derived from the given name Gervaise.
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.
Jesabelle f English (Rare)
Variant of Jezebel influenced by Isabelle.
Jesada m Thai
Alternate transcription of Thai เจษฎา (see Chetsada).
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.
Jesey f Spanish (Mexican)
This name is taken by a popular girl at my school whose real name is Jesika. This name is a pet name for Jessica or Jesika.
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)
A variant of Jahzeel, occurring, e.g., in the Douay-Rheims Bible (1609).
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.
Jeslyn f English
An English name of Hebrew origin. Means "He Sees" or "God Watches."
Jesmin f Bengali
Bengali form of Jasmine.
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).
Jesmyn f English (Rare)
Contracted form of Jessamine.
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.
Jeson m Scots
Scots form of Jason.
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.
Jessada m Thai
Alternate transcription of Thai เจษฎา (see Chetsada).
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.
Jessca f English (American)
Variant or a Short Form of Jessica. This name was used for a character in the show "Abbott Elementary" (2021-) played by Sabrina Brier.
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.
Jesserine f English (American)
Beautiful girl I went to school with.
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.
Jessiemae f English
Combination of Jessie and Mae
Jessiemay f English
Combination of Jessie and May
Jessima f English (Archaic)
Obsolete variant of Jasmine via the variants Jessema and Jesemy.
Jessimina f English
Name derived from Jasmine and Jessica. The name is used in English speaking countries
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.
Jesta f German (Rare)
Of unknown meaning
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
Jesuíno m Portuguese (Brazilian)
From Late Latin Jesuinus meaning "of Jesus".
Jesuíta f & m Portuguese (Brazilian)
From the Jesuits, a religious order of the Catholic Church named after Jesus Christ. A notable bearer is Brazilian actor Jesuíta Barbosa.
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.
Jesúsalberto m Spanish
Combinations of Jesús and Alberto.
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.
Jesusmari m Spanish
Diminutive of Jesus Maria.
Jesúsmateo m Spanish
Combinations of Jesús and Mateo.
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 & 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.
Jettchen f German (Rare)
Pet form and diminutive of Henriette.... [more]
Jette f Scandinavian, German
German and Scandinavian short form of names ending in -iette, most commonly Henriette, as well as a Norwegian diminutive of Gjertine.... [more]
Jetteke f Dutch
Variant of Jette, where the diminutive suffix ke has been added to the name.
Jetthi m Biblical (Hellenized)
Variant transcription of Attai, as used in 2 Chronicles 11:20.... [more]
Jetti f German
Short and familiar form of Henriette, rarely used as an officially registered given name.
Jettie f Danish (Rare)
Variant of Jetti and diminutive of Jette.
Jettie f American
Diminutive for Georgette in the 1800s and early 1900s. In more modern times a diminutive of Jett.
Jettson m English
Variant of Jetson.
Jeŭcia f Belarusian
Diminutive of Jeva.
Jeŭdakija f Belarusian (Rare, Archaic)
Belarusian- Łacinka form of Eudocia.
Jeudiel m Judeo-Christian-Islamic Legend
Saint Iehudiel is one of the seven Archangels in Eastern Orthodox tradition and in the eastern rites of the Catholic Church.... [more]
Jeuel m Biblical
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia claims the meaning is unknown, though according to Strong's Hebrew Concordance, it means "Carried or snatched away by God" from יָעָה yaah "swept together" and אֵל el "God"... [more]
Jeuel f American (South)
A precious stone, typically a single crystal or piece of a hard lustrous or translucent mineral cut into shape with flat facets or smoothed and polished for use as an ornament according to the Oxford Languages dictionary.
Jeuelle f American (South, Archaic)
Possibly intended as a feminine form of Jeuel.
Jeulie f Norman
Norman form of Julie.
Jeumpa f & m Acehnese
Means "champak (a type of tree)" in Acehnese.
Jeŭna f Belarusian
Belarusianized form of the Lithuanian given name Jaunė.
Jeung-sun f Korean, History
Meaning unknown. This was the personal name of Empress Sunjeonghyo (1894-1966), last empress of Korea.
Jeustène f Norman
Norman form of Justine.
Jeustin m Norman
Norman form of Justin.
Jeva f Latvian (Rare), Ukrainian (Rare), Belarusian (Rare)
Latvian variant of Ieva (possibly via Russian Yeva) and Ukrainian and Belarusian variant transcription of Yeva.
Jeval m Hindi
Means "life giving", "full of life".
Jevann m Tamil, Sinhalese
Meaning "Life".
Jevaughn m English (Modern)
This name consists of Vaughn with the prefix Je-.
Jevaun m Jamaican Patois
Jamaican form of Evan.
Jevdokija f Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of Evdokia.
Jevgeni m Estonian
Estonian transcription of Евгений (see Yevgeniy).
Jevgenia f Estonian
Estonian transcription of Евгения (see Yevgeniya).
Jevgenij m Russian
Variant transcription of Yevgeniy.
Jevgrafijs m Latvian
Latvian form of Eugraphios.
Jevgrafs m Latvian
Latvian form of Yevgraf.
Jevpraksija f Russian (Rare)
Variant transcription of Евпраксия (see Yevpraksiya)
Jevsei m Estonian
Estonian transcription of Russian Евсей (see Yevsey).
Jevsevi m Estonian
Estonian transcription of Russian Евсевий.
Jéwa f Kashubian
Variant of Éwa.
Jěwa f Sorbian
Sorbian form of Eve. Jěwa-Marja Čornakec (German: Eva-Maria Zschornack), born 1959, is a well-known Sorbian writer and translator.
Jewdocha f Polish
Polish form of Yevdokha or Yavdokha.
Jewelia f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Julia influenced by Jewel.
Jewelie f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Julie influenced by Jewel.
Jěwelin f Sorbian (Rare)
Lower Sorbian variant of Ewelin.
Jewelle f English
Variant of Jewel.
Jewellie f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Julie inspired by the word jewel.
Jewelry f English
Derived from the English word jewelry, beautiful accessories worn by women.
Jewels f English (Modern)
Variant of Jools influenced by the word jewel (see Jewel).