What does Jabes mean?
Jabes /ja-bes/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Jabes is "borne in pain". Jabes is a version of Jabez (Hebrew): biblical name. Compare surname Jobes.
Jabes has 1 different form via Jabez: Jabesh.Kreatif forms: Jacbes, Jebes, Jubes. [more]
How popular is Jabes?
Jabes is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Jabes is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Jabes for boys. Jabes has yet to be recorded in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is James. This name tends to be more frequently used than Jabes.