What does Jalen mean?
(male) Jalenna, Janlen, ..
(female) Jale, Jalenna, ..
How popular is Jalen?
Jalen is an unusual given name for males. Jalen is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Jalen for boys. Jalen was first listed in 1992 and reached its top position of #106 in the U.S. in 2000, and is currently at #589. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Below is a graphed analysis of the history of the boy name Jalen and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Jalen (#589 via latest list) rated in the Top 2000 are Braylen (#412 via latest list), Galen, Gaylen, Gaylon, Jaelin, Jaelon, Jalan, Jalin, Jalon, Jaylan, Jaylen (#345) and Jaylon (#1137). Other variants, like Gaylin, are seldom used. These relations of Jalen were popular in the year 2000 (adoption of 0.33%) and have become significantly less widespread since (adoption 0.12%, down 62%), with versions such as Jaylon becoming less in vogue. Jalen has generally been a favorite of parents, though Braylen has grown popular as well.
Jalen▼ is pronounced similarly to Jalenn, Jaylin▼, Jolyon, Julian▲, Julien▲ and Julyan. Other recommended names are Aaren, Caden, Caelen, Dagen, Dalen, Daven, Daylen, Eaden, Falken, Galven, Garlen, Haden▼, Hagen, Halen, Halten (see Halton), Hamlen, Haven, Jabin, Jacan, Jace▲, Jacen, Jacey, Jaden, Jadon▼, Jae, Jaeden▼, Jahan, Jake, Jalal, Jamel, James▼, Jamey▼, Jamin, Jamon, Jan▼, Janek, Jansen, Janzen, Jaran, Jarel, Jaren▼, Jarren, Jase, Jasen▼, Javon, Jaxen▲, Jaxon▲, Jaycen, Jayden▲, Jaye, Jaysen, Jeaven, Jeven, Jiles, Joben, Julee (see July), Kalen, Kylen▲, Laken, Laren, Mallen, Maslen, Naren, Raylen, Talen▼, Tallen, Valen, Vallen and Waylen. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jalen.