Jarek - Meaning of Jarek
[ 2 syll. ja-rek, jar-ek ] The baby boy name Jarek is pronounced in Polish as YAA-RehK †. Jarek is used chiefly in the Czech and Polish languages, and it is derived from Slavonic origins. The name developed as the diminutive of Slavic names starting with the element 'jaro' or 'jary' (meaning strong, fierce).
In addition, Jarek is a diminutive form of the name Jaromil (Czech) in the Czech and Polish languages.
Jarek is also a diminutive form of the name Jaroslav (Czech, Polish, Russian, Slavic, and Ukrainian) in the Czech and Polish languages.
The name Jarka (Czech) is the female form of Jarek.
Jarek has 14 variants. Variants include Januarius, Jar, Jare, Jarec, Jareck, Jaric, Jarick, Jarik, Jarr, Jarrek, Jarric, Jarrick, and Jerrik. A foreign variant is the diminutive form Jarousek (Czech).
Jarek is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Jarek: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"