What does Jarrad mean?
Jarrad [jar-rad] as a boys' name has its roots in Hebrew and English, and the name Jarrad means "descending". Jarrad is an alternate form of Jared (Hebrew): related to Jordan. Jarrad is also a form of Jarrod (English): variant and surname version of Garrett.
(male) Jayrad, Jurad, ..
(female) Jardy, Jarraddy, ..
How popular is Jarrad?
Jarrad is an unusual given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#88825 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Jarrad for boys. Jarrad was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #1036 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Below is a charted analysis of the ranking of the boy name Jarrad and associated names. Popular varying forms of Jarrad rated in the Top 2000 are Jarad, Jared (#340 from recent data), Jarid, Jarod, Jarred, Jarrid, Jarrod (#1952), Jarryd, Jaryd, Jerad, Jered, Jerod, Jerrad, Jerred and Jerrod. These forms of Jarrad were at the peak of their popularity 2 decades ago (median #1350) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1893, down 89.4%).
Jarrad is alike in pronunciation to Jerryd. Other suggested similar names are Barra, Barrak, Barrat, Darrah, Darral, Darran, Farran, Farrand, Farrar, Garrad, Garran, Garrard, Garrat, Garred, Jarah, Jaran, Jarard, Jaray, Jareth, Jarett▼, Jarman, Jarrah, Jarrall (see Jarrell), Jarran, Jarrel, Jarren, Jarret, Jarreth, Jarrett▼, Jarrin, Jarron, Jarrot, Jarrott, Jarryl, Jerrah, Jerrald, Jerrard, Jerrot, Jordao, Larran and Tarran. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jarrad.