Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related boy name Ja-.
Jalen is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jalen for boys. Jalen reached its highest rank of #106 in the U.S. in 2000. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jalen and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jaylen (#318), Jalen (#572), Jaylon, Jalon, Galen and Jaylan. (2014 statistics).
Jalen▼ is also pronounced similarly to Jalenn, Jaylin▼ and Julien▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Dalen, Halen, Jacen, Jaden▲, Jaren▼, Jasen▼, Jaxen▲, Kalen, Talen and Valen. Like Jalen, these names are not commonly used.