Submitted Names Starting with J

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Jas f & m English
Short form of Jasper, Jasmine and other names beginning with jas-.
Jaś m Polish
Diminutive of Jan 1.
Jasamine f American
Likely meant as a variant of Jasmine or Jessamine
Jasbir f & m Punjabi
a wonder life born in november. dont judge they sometimes always say.
Jascha m Russian (Dutchified), Russian (Germanized), Dutch (Rare), German (Modern, Rare)
Dutch and German transliteration of Яша (see Yasha). This name was borne by the violin virtuoso Jascha Heifetz.
Jasean m African American (Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix Ja- and Sean.
Jasee m & f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Jasey (see also Jase and Jayse)
Jaselle f American (Modern)
Variant of Giselle influenced by the spelling fo Jasmine.
Jaselynn f English (Modern, Rare)
Elaboration of Jase using the popular name suffix lynn.
Jasen m English
Variant of Jason.
Jasen m Croatian, Bulgarian
Bulgarian variant transcription of Ясен (see Yasen) as well as a derivation from Serbo-Croatian jasen "ash tree".
Jasena f Bulgarian
Feminine form of Jasen.
Jasenka f Croatian
Feminine form of Jasen.
Jasenka f Slovene
Originally a diminutive of Jasna, used as a given name in its own right.
Jasenko m Croatian
Derived from Croatian jasen "ash tree".
Jaser m Albanian
Albanian form of Yasir.
Jash m Indian
Indian Name
Jasha m Russian
Variant spelling of Yasha.
Jashar m Albanian, Kosovar
Albanian form of Yaşar.
Jashaun m African American
Combination of the prefix Ja- and Shaun.
Jashauna f English (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the prefix Ja- and Shauna.
Jashawn m African American (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the prefix Ja- and Shawn.
Jasho'be-am m Biblical
Variant transcription of Jashobeam.... [more]
Jashobeam m Biblical
The name is comprised of two parts: שוב (shub), meaning "to return" and עם ('am), meaning "people" or "kin". Together, it is said to mean "Let the people return".... [more]
Jashua m English (Rare)
Variant of Joshua. Jashua was given to 52 boys in 2007 according to the SSA.
Jashub m Biblical
Variant of Job.
Jasia f Polish
Diminutive of Janina.
Jasiah m American
Variant of Josiah.
Jasiba f African (Rare)
Meaning "wealthy noble princess" and "one who descends from the highest regal nobility" ... [more]
Jasiek m Polish
Diminutive of Jan 1.
Jasika f English
History unknown. This name was borne to the actress Jasika Nicole, who plays Astrid Farnsworth on "Fringe."
Jasim m Arabic
Means "great and famous" in Arabic.
Jasin m Bosnian, Albanian
Bosnian and Albanian form of Yasin.
Jasio m Polish
Diminutive of Jan 1 via Jaś.
Jasira f Muslim
Derived from the Arabic verb جَسَرَ (jasara) "to dare, to venture boldly; to be foolhearted"
Jasiri f Swahili
Means "bold, courageous" in Swahili.
Jasiu m Vilamovian
Vilamovian cognate of Jaś.
Jasiunia f Polish
Diminutive of Janina.
Jasja m & f Dutch
Dutch form of Jasha.
Jaśka f Polish
Diminutive of Janina.
Jaská f Sami
Means "quiet" in Sami.
Jaskaran m Indian
Meaning Sun of God, Gift of God, Gift of My Father
Jaskari m Finnish
Western Finnish variant of Jaska.
Jaśki m Vilamovian
Vilamovian form of John.
Jaskier m Literature
Jaskier (also known as Dandelion) is a character in the series of fantasy novels called The Witcher written by Polish author Andrzej Sapkowski. Jaskier is a poet, minstrel, bard, & the best friend of the main character, Geralt of Rivia... [more]
Jaśko m Polish
Diminutive of Jan 1 via Jaś.
Jasleen f Punjabi, Indian (Sikh)
Allegedly means "absorbed in praise; absorbed in singing God's praises; engrossed in the fame of God".
Jasli f Muslim (Rare)
Arabic the name means beautiful and strong, clever, artistic and quick witted. Independent one. Gods own
Jasmarie f American (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Jasmine and Marie.
Jasmeen f English (American, Modern, Rare), Italian (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Jasmine also occasionally used in Italy.
Jasmeena f English
Variant of Jasmina.
Jasmeet m & f Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit यशस् (yashas) meaning "fame, praise, glory" and मित्र (mitra) meaning "friend".
Jasmehar m & f Hindi
Meaning "gift of god"
Jasmeno m Esperanto
Derived from Esperanto jasmeno meaning "jasmine".
Jasmi f Finnish
Finnish variant of Jasmin 1.
Jasmiin f Estonian
Estonian form of Jasmine.
Jasmiina f Finnish
Finnish form of Jasmina.
Jasmiini f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Jasmine.
Jasmín f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Jasmin 1.
Jasmín f Spanish
Variant of Jazmín.
Jasmîn f Jèrriais (Modern)
Jèrriais form of Jasmine. This is als the Jèrriais word for the plant.
Jaśmina f Polish
Polish form of Jasmine.
Jasmīna f Latvian
Latvian form of Jasmine as well as a direct derivation from Latvian jasmīns "jasmine (flower)".
Jasminder f Indian (Sikh), Indian
It's Hindu name meaning "flower queen". In Punjabi meaning "Lord's glory". Other form is Jesminder.
Jasmiyah f African American (Modern)
A variation of the name Jasmine.
Jasmon f & m American (Rare)
Variant or masculine form of Jasmine.
Jasmyne f English
Variant of Jasmine.
Jasněna f Czech
Variant of Jasna.
Jasnomir m Polish
The first element of this name is derived from Polish jasny "clear, bright, light, lucid" (also compare Polish jaśnieć "to shine, to gleam"), which is ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic (j)ěsnъ... [more]
Jasnosław m Polish
The first element of this name is derived from Polish jasny "clear, bright, light, lucid" (also compare Polish jaśnieć "to shine, to gleam"), which is ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic (j)ěsnъ... [more]
Jasó m Catalan
Catalan form of Jason.
Jasón m Spanish
Spanish form of Jason.
Jasonas m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Jason.
Jasone f Basque
Coined by Sabino Arana Goiri and Koldo Elizalde as a Basque equivalent of Asunción. They based the name on Basque jaso "to lift up; to raise; to receive".
Jasonina f Filipino (Archaic)
Feminine form of Jason.
Jasonna f Obscure
Feminine form of Jason.
Jaspal m & f Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit यशस् (yashas) meaning "fame, praise, glory" and पाल (pala) meaning "guard, protector".
Jasparina f Dutch (Rare)
A feminine form of Jasper.
Jasparyne f Dutch (Archaic)
A feminine form of Jasper.
Jasperina f Dutch (Rare)
Feminine form of Jasper. A known bearer of this name is the Dutch actress and comedian Jasperina de Jong (b. 1938).
Jaspreet m & f Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit यशस् (yashas) meaning "fame, praise, glory" and प्रीति (priti) meaning "pleasure, joy, love".
Jaspur m Faroese
Faroese form of Jasper.
Jass m Estonian (Rare)
Contracted form of Johannes.
Jassandra f English (American)
A variation of Jessandra, a combination of Jess or Jae and Sandra possibly African American too?
Jasser m Arabic
An ancient Arab name meaning "brave", "valiant, "dauntless", "fearless", and "daring".
Jassy f Literature
The title character of a 1944 melodramatic novel by Norah Lofts, made into a film in 1947. In the story, Jassy is a wild gypsy girl. The name seems to be a form of Jessie – probably not short for Jessica, but a pet form of Jane.
Jassyca f English (Modern)
Alternative spelling of Jessica.
Jastrid f Faroese
Variant of Jastrið.
Jastrið f Faroese
Faroese variant of Astrið.
Jȧśü m Vilamovian
Variant of Jasiu.
Jasumin f Japanese
From Japanese 茉莉 (jasumin) meaning "Jasmine" or 茉莉花 (jasumin) meaning "jasmine flower". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
Jasuni m Sicilian
Variant of Giasuni.
Jasura f Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek jasur meaning "brave, courageous".
Jasurbek m Uzbek
Combination of Jasur and the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Jasveer m & f Indian (Sikh)
Alternate transcription of Jasvir.
Jasvir m & f Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit यशस् (yashas) meaning "fame, praise, glory" and वीर (vira) meaning "hero, man, brave".
Jaswant m Indian (Sikh)
Variant of Yashwant used by Sikhs.
Jaswanth m Tamil
Jasya f Belarusian
Though it might come as a form of Janina, Belarusian name Jasya can be original, meaning "clear" or can derive from Yaroslava.
Jasz m Kashubian
Diminutive of Jan 1 and Jón.
Jat m Indian
Name - Jat जट... [more]
Jataro m Japanese
蛇 (Ja) means "snake",... [more]
Jatayu m Sanskrit, Malayalam, Hinduism, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Indian, Bengali, Punjabi, Gujarati
MEANING - Bdellium, having entangled hair, long-lived
Játgeir m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Játgeirr.
Játgeirr m Old Norse
Old Norse form of Eadgar.
Jath m & f Arabic
Short for Jathbiyya or Jathibiyya.
Jathan m Biblical
Form of Jonathan found in some versions of the apocryphal Book of Tobit (5:13), though most translations use the form Jonathas.
Jathusan m Tamil
Meaning unknown at this moment in time.
Jati m Malay
It means "teak" in Malay. Teak wood is strong and thus symbolises a powerful man.
Jatia f American (Rare)
Most likely an invented name. ... [more]
Jatik m Indian
Name - Jatik जटिक... [more]
Jatil m Indian
MEANING - "complicated, crested by, hairy, hairy faced (lion), twisted together(hair), having clotted or entangled hair, ascetic, a name of Lord Shiva, common sweet flag (Acorus Calamus-Bot.)"... [more]
Jatila f Indian
MEANING - "complex, complicated, one having matted or entangled hair, female ascetic"... [more]
Jatili f Indian
Name - Jatili (Jatily) जटिली ... [more]
Jatin m Indian
MEANING - "one having twisted lock of hair", ascetic ,Lord Shiva, white-fruited wavy leaf fig tree (Ficus Infectoria), elephant of 6o years old, pratuda bird
Jatoree f African American
Combination of the prefix ja and Toree.
Jatori m & f African American (Modern)
Combinaiton of the prefix ja- with Tori.
Jatory m African American (Modern)
Combination of the prefix ja- with Tory.
Jatse f Greenlandic
Variant of Jette.
Jatsi f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Jatse.
Jatta f Finnish
Short form of Marjatta.
Jatuphol m Thai
Alternate transcription of Chatuphon.
Jatuphon m Thai
Alternate transcription of Chatuphon.
Jatupol m Thai
Alternate transcription of Chatuphon.
Jatuporn f Thai
Alternate transcription of Chatuphon.
Jaturikua m Southern African, Herero
Means "to be uplifted" or "placed above".
Jaturong m Thai
Alternate transcription of Chaturong.
Játvarðr m Old Norse
Old Norse form of Edward.
Jaucob m Scots
Scots form of Jacob.
Jaufre m Lengadocian, Arthurian Romance
Languedocian form of of Jaufré. 'Jaufre' is the only surviving Arthurian romance written in Occitan; its main character is equivalent to Sir Griflet son of Do, a Knight of the Round Table known from other literature.
Jaufré m Gascon, Provençal
Gascon and Provençal form of Geoffrey.
Jaufres m Medieval Occitan
Medieval Occitan form of Geoffroy.
Jauhen m Belarusian
Variant transcription of Yauhen.
Jauhenia f Belarusian
Variant transcription of Yauheniya.
Jaŭhien m Belarusian
Belarusian form of Eugenius (see Eugene), Belarusian Latin spelling of Yauhen.
Jaŭhienija f Belarusian
Belarusian form of Eugenia.
Jaumeta f Medieval Catalan, Lengadocian, Gascon
Medieval Catalan feminine form of Jaumet and Languedocian and Gascon feminine form of Jaume.
Jaumina f Catalan (Rare)
Feminine form of Jaume.
Jauna f Punjabi
Meaning "Person who is Graceful as a Dove with the Grace of God".
Jaunariu m Sardinian
Variant of Zuniari (compare Gianuario).
Jaune f Medieval Baltic, Estonian (Rare)
Recorded in Latvia in the late Middle Ages, this name is of uncertain origin and meaning. However, a derivation from Latvian jauns "young; new" has been suggested as well as an adoption of the Old Prussian given name Jawne... [more]
Jaune m Popular Culture
Derived from the French Jaune, meaning "Yellow". Also intentionally similar to the name Joan, referencing the historical figure Joan of Arc.... [more]
Jaunita f American
Variant of Juanita.
Jaunti m Medieval Basque
Derived from Basque jaun "lord; mister".
Jausé m Norman
Variant of José'.
Jausé m Occitan
Variant of Jausep.
Jausèp m Gascon
Gascon form of Joseph.
Jausep m Occitan
Occitan form of Joseph.
Jausèpa f Occitan
Occitan feminine form of Joseph.
Jausepin m Occitan
Diminutive of Jausep.
Jausma f Latvian (Rare)
Directly taken from Latvian jausma "notion, idea".
Jautra f Latvian
Derived from Latvian jautrs "cheerful, joyful, merry, playful".
Jautrīte f Latvian
Variant of Jautra. This name was used by Latvian poet and playwright Aspazija in her play Sidraba Šķidrauts (1905; The Silver Veil in English).
Java f Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Hinduism, Gujarati, Bengali, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Nepali
MEANING : China rose, saffron... [more]
Javaa f Nepali
MEANING : China rose, saffron... [more]
Javada f English
Feminization of Javad.
Javadd m Pakistani
Variant transcription of Javad.
Ja’vahna f African American
Often used on African American girls
Javairia f Medieval Arabic (Latinized)
Archaic Latinized transliteration of Juwayriyya, the name of one of Mohammed's wives.
Javakh m Georgian (Archaic)
Derived from ჯავახნი (Javakhni), which is the Old Georgian name for the Javakhians, an ethnic subgroup of Georgians. Their home was the historical region of Javakheti in southern Georgia, which is now part of the administrative region of Samtskhe-Javakheti... [more]
Javaneh f Tajik
From the Persian جوانه‎ (javâne) meaning "sprout".
Javansher m Persian
Means "young lion", derived from the Persian adjective جوان (javan) meaning "young, youthful" (ultimately from Middle Persian ǰuwān) combined with the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see Sher).... [more]
Javara f Georgian (Rare), Literature, Theatre
Derived from the Arabic noun جوهر (jawhar) meaning "jewel" as well as "pearl" and "gemstone".... [more]
Javari m African American
Meaning unknown.
Javarious m African American
An invented name, possibly influenced by Jafar, or a combination of the prefix Ja- and the English word "various".
Javen m English
Variant of Javan.
Javette f African American
Perhaps a combination of the prefix Ja with the name Yvette.
Javez m American (Modern, Rare)
Maybe a variant of Jabez (via Spanish pronunciation and spelling conventions).
Javhariya f Uzbek
Derived from javhar meaning "jewel, gem" or "precious thing or person".
Javièr m Occitan
Occitan form of Xavier.
Javierito m Spanish
Diminutive of Javier.
Javinė f Baltic Mythology, Lithuanian
Name of a feminine household god who protects grains and barns.... [more]
Javito m Spanish
Diminutive of Javier.
Jåvna m Sami
Southern Sami form of Jonas 2.
Javo m Spanish
Diminutive of Javier.
Jávor m Hungarian (Rare)
Directly taken from Hungarian jávor "maple tree".
Jávorka f Hungarian (Modern)
Derived from Hungarian jávor "maple".
Javorka f Croatian, Serbian
Feminine form of Javor.
Jåvva m Sami
Southern Sami form of Jovan.
Jawaahir f Somali
Somali form of Jawahir. One bearer is Somali-American model Jawaahir Axmed (born 1991), better known by her Americanized name of Jawahir Ahmed.
Jawaan m African American
Contracted version of Jaquan. Spelling may be influenced by Dutch or Arabic.
Jawaharlal m Indian, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit जवाहर (jawahar) meaning "jewel, precious stones" (ultimately from Persian گوهر (gohar) "jewel, essence") and लाल (laal) meaning "ruby, red" (itself from Persian لعل (lāl) "garnet, ruby")... [more]
Jawed m Urdu
Alternate transcription of Urdu جاوید (see Javed).
Jaweher f Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi variant of Jawahir (chiefly Tunisian).
Jawhara f Judeo-Arabic, Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "jewel, gem" in Arabic (see Jawahir).
Ja'wuan m African American
Possibly a variant of Javon.
Jaxana f English
Feminme form of Jaxon. Similar to Roxana.
Jaxann f English
Feminme form of Jaxson. Similar to Roxann.
Jaxanna f English
Feminme form of Jaxson. Similar to Roxanna.
Jaxanne f English
Feminme form of Jaxson. Similar to Roxanne. Nickname Jaxie, Jaxy, Jaxx.
Jaxie m & f English (Modern)
Diminutive of Jax.
Jaxine f English (Modern, Rare)
Possibly a feminizaton of Jax or Jackson in the style of Maxine.