What does Jacen mean?
(male) Jamcen, Jocen, ..
(female) Jacenae, Jacenna, ..
How popular is Jacen?
Jacen is an unusual first name for males. Jacen is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Jacen for boys. Jacen was first listed in 2000 and reached its top rank of #1085 in the U.S. in 2013, and is currently at #1454. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of Jacen and affiliated names. Jace (#75 from current records), Jason (#86), Jayce (#132), Jase (#182), Jay (#394), Jayson (#407), Jaysen (#1636), Jasen and Jaison are the prominent related forms of Jacen (#1454 from current records). Other forms, like Jasun, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Jacen was at its highest in the 1970s (median #1160) and is now significantly lower (#836, ▼69%). Jason has been the overall favorite, though Jace is currently the most fashionable, while versions like Jason have become less popular.
Jacen is alike in pronunciation to Jaycen. Other recommended names are Caden, Dagen, Damen, Daren▼, Daven, Eaden, Eagen, Galen▼, Garen, Gaven▼, Haden▼, Hagen, Halen, Haven, Jabes, Jabez, Jabin, Jacan, Jachin, Jacko, Jacksen, Jacky, Jaco, Jacot, Jacqin, Jacson, Jaden, Jae, Jaeden▼, Jael, Jahan, Jalan, Jalen▼, Jalenn, Jalon, Jame, Jamee, Jamel, James▼, Jan▼, Janan, Jansen, Janzen, Jared▼, Jarel, Jaren▼, Jarin, Jarren, Jaryn, Javon, Jaxen▲, Jaxon▲, Jaycee, Jayden▲, Jaye, Jaylen, Jayven, Jeren, Jeven, Joben, Joren, Kaden, Laken, Laren, Machen, Naren, Paden, Paten, Raven, Saxen, Talen▼, Taren, Tycen and Valen. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jacen.See names in meaning and etymology.