What does Jas mean?
Jas /jas/ [1 syll.] as a name for girls is of Old French and Persian origin, and Jas means "jasmine". Jas is an alternate form of Jasmine (Old French, Persian). Compare last name Joas.
Jas has 1 variant: Jess.
Jas has 31 more related variations via Jasmine: Ismenia, Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jasmeen, Jasmin▼, Jasmina, Jasminda, Jasmyn, Jasmyne, Jassamayn, Jazan, Jazmin▲, Jazmine▲, Jazmon, Jazmyn▼, Jazmyne, Jazzmin, Jazzmine, Jazzmon, Jazzmyn, Jazzmynn, Jessamine, Jessamy, Jessamyn, Jessie▼, Jessimine, Yasmeen▼, Yasmin▼, Yasmina, Yasmine▼ and Yasminia.Kreatif forms: Jasce, Jassa, Jassi. [more]
How popular is Jas?
Jas is an unusual first name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#136783 out of 150436, Top 91%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Jaslyn, Jasmin (#690 the previous year), Jasmine (#100), Jasmyn, Jasmyne, Jazmin (#396), Jazmine (#443), Jazmyn, Jazmyne, Jessie (#587), Yasmeen, Yasmin (#904) and Yasmine are the prominent alternative forms of Jas (unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak in the year 1998 (usage of 0.4587%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.2215%, down 51.7%), with forms like Jasmin, Jazmyn, Yasmeen, Yasmin and Yasmine becoming somewhat outmoded. Jasmine (#100), Jazmin (#396) and Jazmine (#443) are three of the more chic girl names in this compilation. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Jas and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)