What does Jarret mean?
Jarret [jar-ret] as a name for boys is an Old German name, and the meaning of the name Jarret is "apear-brave". Jarret is a version of Garret (Irish, Gaelic): surname derived from Gerald and Gerard. Jarret is also a derivative of Jarrett (Old German): variant and surname version of Garrett.
Associated with: brave.
(male) Jardi, Jayret, ..
(female) Jarnet, Jarti, .. Middle name pairings:
Jarret Shepherd (J.S.), ..
How popular is Jarret?
Jarret is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#51352 out of 150436, Top 34%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Jarret entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #882 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Garrett (#273 from current records), Jared (#340), Jarrett (#1136), Gareth (#1577), Jarod, Jerrett, Gerrit, Garett, Garret, Garry and Jarett are the popular variation forms of Jarret rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Jerett, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Jarret was widespread in 2000 (median #928) and is now much reduced (#1610, ▼83.2%), with forms like Jarrett becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Baret, Barnet, Barrat, Barree, Barren, Barret, Barrett▲, Barrey, Barrt, Carrey, Darrel▼, Darren▼, Farrel, Farren, Farrer, Garnet, Garrat, Garred, Garren, Garrey, Harrel, Japhet, Jarad, Jareb, Jarek, Jarel, Jaren▼, Jareth, Jarid, Jarrad, Jarrah, Jarran, Jarred▼, Jarrel, Jarrell, Jarren, Jarreth, Jarrid, Jarrin, Jarrod▼, Jarron, Jarryd, Jarryl, Jarvee, Jarvey, Jaryd, Jered, Jereth, Jerrad, Jerre, Jerred, Jerrel, Jerren, Jerrey (see Jerry), Jerrod▼, Jerryd (see Jerrod), Jorrel, Karrel, Larren, Larrey, Parrey, Tarren, Tarrent and Warren▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jarret.See names in meaning and etymology.