What does Jared mean?
The name Jared is of Hebrew origin.
The meaning of Jared is "descent, descendant".
Jared is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ja-red.
The Given Name Jared
Jared is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.
This 2 syllable name has greatness and charm.
Jared remains a favorite due to its chic and simple nature.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Jared Harris, and Jared Leto.
In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 340
in baby name popularity for boys with 1,004 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 296 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,186 occurrences. It ranked 13,622 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.
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Jared Related Names
- Jared ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 5:15)
- Jared Harris ~ Actor
- Jared Leto ~ Actor
- Jared Padalecki ~ Actor
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Jared Name Fun
Be creative with the name Jared.
Just for fun, see the name Jared in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
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