What does Jarek mean?
Jarek [ja-rek] as a boys' name is pronounced YAH-rik, JARE-ik. It is of Slavic origin, and the meaning of Jarek is "spring". From Jaro.
(male) Jerrek, Jorek, ..
(female) Jadel, Jarekki, ..
How popular is Jarek?
Jarek is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#86992 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Jarek for boys. Jarek was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #1540 in the U.S. in 1997, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Jarek and related names. The only other popular alternative form of Jarek is Jerrick. Adoption of these forms of Jarek was more pronounced 2 decades ago.
Jarek is alike in pronunciation to Gerek, Gerik, Jerack, Jereck, Jerek, Jeric, Jerick, Jerrik, Jurek and Jurik. Other suggested similar names are Barek, Danek, Darek, Derek▼, Erek, Fabek, Garek, Jabes, Jabez, Jace▲, Jacen, Jacey, Jack, Jade, Jaden, Jader, Jae, Jael, Jak, Jake, Jakeb, Jalen▼, Jame, Jamee, Jamel▼, James▼, Jamey▼, Janek, Jarad, Jarah, Jaran, Jaray, Jareb, Jared▼, Jarel, Jarell, Jaren▼, Jareth, Jarin, Jaris, Jarod▼, Jaron▼, Jarred▼, Jarrel, Jarren, Jarret, Jarvee, Jarvey, Jaryn, Jase▲, Jasen, Jaxen▲, Jaye, Jere, Jeren, Jerk, Jorck, Jorey, Marek, Radek, Sareek, Tareek, Tarek, Vanek and Zarek. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jarek.