What does Jae mean?
Jae /jae/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Jae) is pronounced jay. It is of American and Latin origin, and the meaning of Jae is "blue crested bird". Feminine variant of Jay. Also used as a prefix in blended names.
Related girl name: Ja-.more]
How popular is Jae?
Jae is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2949 out of 4276, Top 69%) and also a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#86992 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Jaelyn (#641 2 years ago), Jaycie, Jayla (#209), Jaylah (#358), Jaylee (#696), Jayleen (#416), Jaylene (#795) and Jaylynn (#675) are the prominent varying forms of Jae (not in Top 1000). Other variants, like Jaylan, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Jae was more pronounced among parents in the year 2011 (average #532) and is almost as widespread today (#598, down 14.3%). Jayla is more familiar than the rest, although Jaelyn seems to be gaining favor too. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jae and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Jae is pronounced similarly to Je-, Joey, Joi, Joie, Joy▲ and Joye. Other suggested similar baby names are Fae▼, Gae, Jade▲, Jael, Jan▼, Jane▼, Jas, Jo▼, Mae▼ and Rae▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jae.