What does Jarrad mean?
Jarrad /jar-rad/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Jarrad's roots are 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.
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)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Jarrad and associated names. Popular varying forms of Jarrad (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000 are Jared (#296 last year), Jarod, Jarred, Jarrod, Jerad, Jered, Jerod and Jerrod. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.5178%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.088%, down 83%), with forms such as Jarred, Jerad, Jered, Jerod and Jerrod becoming somewhat dated. Jared (#296) is the most chic baby name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)