[ 2 syll. ja-bez, jab-ez ] The baby girl name Jabez is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced in English as JHEY-BehZ †. Jabez is of Hebrew origin. The meaning of Jabez is 'pain, sorrow'.
Forms of Jabez include the names Jabes and Jabesh.
Another variant of the name is the familiar form Jabi.
See also the related categories, hebrew and sorrow (pity).
Jabez is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Jabez include Jabesh, Jaspa, Jaspah, Jiva, Jivah, Joba, Juba, Jubah, Jubha, Gebba, Gebbah, Giovonna, Gypsee, Gypsey, Gypsi, Gypsie, Gypsy, Jakoba, Jehoshyba, and Jieva.
† Pronunciation for Jabez: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"
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