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Jair

What does Jair mean?

Jair Pronunciation of Jair [jair] as a boys' name is of Spanish and Hebrew origin. Jair is an alternate form of Jairo (Spanish): form of Jairus.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Janir, Jaro, ..

(female) Jaie, Jairi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jair Van (J.V.), ..

How popular is Jair?

Jair is an unusual given name for men. Jair is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jair was first listed in 1991 and reached its apex position of #506 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is at #1013 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Jair (#1013 via latest list) rated in the Top 2000 are Jairo (#879 via latest list) and Jairus (#1801). Adoption of these relations of Jair was common among parents 12 years ago (average #968) and is somewhat less today (#1231, 39%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jair, Jairo, Jairus in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jair and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jair is alike in pronunciation to Ger, Jayar, Jere and Jerre. Other suggested similar names are Abir, Adair, Alair, Amir, Blair, Emir, Gair, Geir, Ivair, Jaap, Jabar, Jabir, Jace, Jaco, Jacq, Jacy, Jada, Jade, Jader, Jae, Jafar, Jago, Jagu, Jai, Jaice, Jaide, Jaime, Jak, Jake, Jakie, Jakim, Jalil, Jalin, Jamar, Jame, Jamil, Jan, Jano, Jaq, Jarid, Jarin, Jaris, Jarl, Jary, Jase, Jasin, Javi, Javier, Jax, Jaye, Jazz, Jim, Jiri, Jiro, Kadir, Keir, Mahir, Meir, Muir, Nadir, Nahir, Namir, Nasir, Ofir, Qadir, Safir, Sapir, Tahir, Tamir, Yasir and Ymir. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jair.


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