Meaning and name origin
Jarrad \j(ar)-rad\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew and English origin, and the meaning of Jarrad is "descending". Jarrad is a variant of Jared (Hebrew): related to Jordan. Also a variant of Jarrod (English): variant and surname form of Garrett, from Gerald.
Jarrad is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jarrad and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jared (#296), Jerrod, Jerod, Jarrod, Jarod and Jerad. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Jarrad is also pronounced similarly to Jarad and Jerryd. Other suggested similar baby names are Garrad, Jarrah, Jarran, Jarrard, Jarred▼, Jarret, Jarrot and Jerred. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jarrad.