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Jafar

What does Jafar mean?

Jafar Pronunciation of Jafar [ja-far] as a boys' name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Jafar is "stream". Name of the villain in Disney's "Aladdin".

Associated with: arabic, stream (river).

Variations

Jafar has 1 variant: Jaffar.

Creative forms:
(male) Jacfar, Jofar, ..

(female) Jafarl, Jafarrie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jafar River (J.R.), ..

How popular is Jafar?

Jafar is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#60557 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name statistics of Jafar for boys. Jafar has not made it into the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jafar name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jafar outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jafar is alike in pronunciation to Joffre. Other suggested similar names are Casar, Damar, Danar, Davar, Fajar, Hadar, Hamar, Jaap, Jabar, Jabari, Jabbar, Jabir, Jacan, Jada, Jader, Jagur, Jahan, Jair, Jalal, Jalan, Jamal, Jamar, Jamari, Jamarr, Janak, Janan, Jarad, Jarah, Jaran, Jarard, Jaray, Jaspar, Javan, Jayar, Jemar, Jimar, Johar, Jomar, Kadar, Lamar, Lavar, Lazar, Makar, Qadar, Sacar (see Sachar), Shafar, Yaar, Yakar and Zafar. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jafar.

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