[ syll. ja-lyn, jal-yn ] The baby girl name Jalyn is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced as JHAHLihN †. Jalyn is of English-American and English origin. It is used mainly in English.
Jalyn is a form of the English Jalen.
Jalyn is also an English form of the English and Indian Jay.
Jalyn is also a spelling variant of the English Jaylyn.
Jalyn is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 2003 with 0.018% of baby girls being named Jalyn. It had a ranking of #721 then. The baby name has experienced a marked drop in frequency since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Among all girl names in its family, Jalyn was nevertheless the most commonly used in 2012. Jalyn has in the last century been mainly given to baby girls.
Baby names that sound like Jalyn include Jalin, Jalyne, Jacelyn, Jackeline, Jacklin, Jacklynn, Jacklynne, Jackquelyn, Jaclyn, Jacqlyn, Jacquelean, Jacqueleen, Jacquelein, Jacquelene, Jacqulin, Jacquline, Jaculine, Jaelin, Jaeline, and Jaelyn.
† approx pronunciation for Jalyn: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"