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Boy Names Starting with Ja-

There are 1111 Ja- names for baby boys.

Ja- names are very popular baby names for boys. At the height of their usage in 1974, 6.944% of baby boys were given Ja- names. There were 26 Ja- names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. Ja- names have since experienced a decline in frequency, but in recent years they are nonetheless of very heavy use. In 2012, 39 Ja- names listed among the top 1000, with a combined usage of 5.141%. Within all Ja- names, the Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian Jacob was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #1 and a usage of 0.9404%.

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Ja attractive ... origin is Korean ... infrequently used as a baby name for boys ...

Ja Juan Yahweh is gracious, Yahweh is merciful ... origin is English-American ... variant of Jajuan ...

Ja'far stream; a little stream ...Ja'far has its origins in the Arabic language ... variation of Jafar ...

Ja'juan Yahweh is gracious, Yahweh is merciful ... has its origins in the English-American ... form of Jajuan ...

Ja'marcusThe origin of Ja'marcus is English-American ... variant transcription of Jamarcus ...

Ja'quanJa'quan is of English-American origin ... variant transcription of Jaquan ... not listed in the top 1000 names ...

Ja'von Greece ... of Hebrew origin and it is used largely ... variant transcription of Javan ...

Jaabir comforter ... origin and use are both in the Arabic language ... derivative of Jabir ...

Jaac son of Jack; Yahweh may protect; ... of various origins ... derivative of Jack ... rare as a baby boy name ...

Jaafar a little stream; stream ... derived from Arabic origins ... variant of Jafar ...

Jaaffar a little stream; stream ...The origin of Jaaffar is the Arabic language ... variant transcription of Jafar ...

Jaagup Yahweh may protect; holder of heel; ... language of origin is Hebrew and it is ... variant form of Jacob ...

Jaak Yahweh may protect; holder of heel; ... primarily used in the Estonian language ... form of Jack ...

Jaali powerful ... of African-Swahili origin ... not popular as a baby name for boys ...

Jaan Yahweh is gracious, Yahweh is merciful; ... largely used in the Estonian and Russian ... variant of Christian ...

Jaap Yahweh may protect; holder of heel; ... language of origin is Hebrew, and it is ... form of Jacob ...

Jaaron to sing, to shout ... origin is Hebrew ... derivative of Jaron ... not often used as a baby boy name ...

Jaasan to heal ... of Old Greek origin ... variant transcription of Jason ... not popular as a baby name for boys ...

Jaason to heal ... used chiefly in the English language ... variant of Jason ... rare as a baby boy name ...

Jaavan Greece ... language of origin is Hebrew ... variation of Javan ... an uncommon baby boy name ...


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