Meaning and Name Origin
Jayda \ja(y)-da\ as a girls' name. Jayda's root is English, and the name Jayda means "precious stone". Jayda is a derivative of Jade (English); Jewel name: the green gemstone which was believed to have the magical power of providing protection against disorders of the intestines. Very popular as a birth name.
Jayda is an unusual given name for females. Jayda is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Jayda for girls. Jayda entered the list in 1997 and reached its peak position of #236 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #444. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Jayda and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Jayda (#444 in 2014) rated in the Top 1000 are Jada (#292 in 2014), Jade (#139), Jaden, Jadyn, Jaeda, Jaida (#877), Jaiden, Jayde and Jayden (#539). Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread in 2007 and has become much lower since, with the versions Jaden, Jadyn, Jaida, Jaiden and Jayde falling out of fashion. Jada (#292), Jade (#139), Jayda (#444) and Jayden (#539) are four of the more chic baby names among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)