What does Jayda mean?
Jayda /jay-da/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Jayda's root is English, and the name Jayda means "precious stone". Jayda is a version of Jade (English). Compare surname Jatta.
How popular is Jayda?
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. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Jada (#292 in 2014), Jade (#139), Jaden, Jadyn, Jaeda, Jaida (#877), Jaiden, Jayde and Jayden (#539) are the popular varying forms of Jayda (#444 in 2014). Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread in the year 2007 (usage of 0.5907%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.2709%, down 54.1%), 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. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Jayda and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)