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.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), Jazmyn, Jessie (#587) and Yasmin (#904) 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 2004 (usage of 0.4767%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.2581%, ▼45.9%), with the forms Jasmin, Jazmyn, Jessie and Yasmin becoming less stylish. Jasmine (#100) and Jazmin (#396) are two 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)