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Jason Meaning


What does Jason mean?

The name Jason is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Jason is "healer".

Jason is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ja-son.

The Given Name Jason

Jason is a form of Iason. See Iason for further details.

Jason is a name with authenticness.

A name fit for a child full of familiarity and grace, a little experimenter.

A chic name that will rock parents.

Jason falls into the name categories Greek myth, occupational.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jason Avant, and Jason Bateman.

Jason Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 100 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,847 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 92 in baby name popularity for boys with 4,241 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Jason has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Jason Name Popularity Page.

Jason Related Names

Jason is a form of Iason.

Variants of the name Jason include Jacen, Jaycen, Jayceon, Jaysen, Jayshon, Jayson.

The names Kaysen, Kayson are all forms of Jason.

Jason has the diminutives (nicknames) Jace, Jayce, Jayse.

Famous Jasons

  • Jason ~ Biblical Character (Acts 17:5), Greek Myth - A son of Aeson.
  • Jason Avant ~ Football Player
  • Jason Bateman ~ Actor
  • Jason Behr ~ Actor
  • Jason Biggs ~ Actor
  • Jason Bourne ~ The Bourne Identity character
  • Jason Compson IV ~ The Sound and the Fury character
  • Jason Davidson ~ Soccer Player
  • Jason Dohring ~ Actor
  • Jason Flemyng ~ Actor
  • Jason Isaacs ~ Actor
  • Jason Kenny ~ Cycler
  • Jason Lee ~ Actor
  • Jason London ~ Actor
  • Jason Mewes ~ Actor
  • Jason Mizell ~ Musician
  • Jason Momoa ~ Actor
  • Jason Peters ~ Football Player
  • Jason Priestley ~ Actor
  • Jason Robards ~ Actor
  • Jason Schwartzman ~ Actor
  • Jason Segel ~ Actor
  • Jason Statham ~ Actor
  • Jason Sudeikis ~ Actor

Jason Numerology

What will your new littleJason be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Jason are often compassionate and stylish but most of all they are read more >>

Jason Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jason.

Just for fun, see the name Jason 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 Jason in Nautical Flags page.