Meaning and name origin
Jayda \ja(y)-da\ as a girl's name is of English origin, and the meaning of Jayda is "precious stone". Jayda is a variant of Jade (English); jewel name: the green gemstone which was believed to have the magical power of providing protection against disorders of the intestines.
Jayda is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jayda for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jayda and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jade (#139), Jada (#292), Jayda (#444), Jaida (#877) and Jaeda. (2014 statistics).
Jayda is also pronounced similarly to Joda. Other suggested similar baby names are Fayda, Jaide, Jaya, Jayde, Jaydra, Jayla, Jayna, Mayda, Sayda and Zayda. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jayda.