Jory - Meaning of Jory
[ 2 syll. jo-ry, jor-y ] The baby boy name Jory is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. Its pronunciation is JHAOR-iy- †. Jory is an English name of Old Greek and Hebrew origin.
In addition, Jory is a variant of the name George (English).
Jory is also an English diminutive form of the name Jordan (English, German, and Hebrew).
Jore (diminutive form) is another variant of Jory.
Jory is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1973, 0.007% of baby boys were given the name Jory. It ranked at #754 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in popularity, and is now of very light use. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Jory, Jordan was the most frequently used in 2018. Jory has in the past century been mostly given to baby boys.
† Pronunciation for Jory: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"