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Jared Meaning


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.

Jared Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 367 in baby name popularity for boys with 886 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 385 in baby name popularity for boys with 844 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Jared sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Jared Name Popularity Page.

Jared Related Names

Variants of the name Jared include Jarod, Jarred, Jarrod, Jerod, Jerred, Jerrid, Jerriod, Jerrod.

The names Jardena, Yered are all forms of Jared.

Famous Jareds

  • Jared ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 5:15)
  • Jared Harris ~ Actor
  • Jared Leto ~ Actor
  • Jared Padalecki ~ Actor

Jared Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Jared.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Jared are often modest and piercing but most of all they are read more >>

Jared Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Jared in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

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.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Jared in Nautical Flags page.