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Meaning and Name Origin

Jarrod \j(ar)-rod\ as a boys' name is pronounced JARE-ed. It is of English origin. Variant and surname form of Garrett, from Gerald.


Jarrod has 5 variants: Jared, Jarrad, Jarred, Jarryd and Jerrod.

For more on this name, see also the related boy name Jordan.

Jarrod has 39 more related variations via Garrett, Gerald: Garald, Garett, Garold, Garrat, Garratt, Garritt, Garrot, Garrott, Gary, Gearalt, Geralde, Geraldo, Gerard, Geraud, Gere, Gerek, Gerhard, Gerik, Gerold, Gerolld, Gerollt, Gerolt, Gerrald, Gerrard, Gerrell, Gerri, Gerrild, Gerrold, Gerry, Geryld, Giraldo, Giraud, Girauld, Girault, Jerald, Jerold, Jerri, Jerrold and Jerry.


Jarrod is a very popular first name for men (#575 out of 1220, Top 47%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Jarrod for boys. Jarrod entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #251 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jarrod name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jarrod outside U.S.

Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Jarrod and associated names. Garett, Garold, Garrett (#236 in 2014), Gary (#560), Gerald (#816), Geraldo, Gerard, Gerhard, Gerold, Gerry, Jared (#296), Jarred, Jerald, Jerold, Jerrod, Jerrold, Jerry (#451) and Jordan (#55) are the prominent variation forms of Jarrod. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 and are now significantly less popular, with forms such as Gary, Gerald, Jerald, Jerold and Jerry falling out of fashion. Garrett (#236), Jared (#296) and Jordan (#55) are three of the more contemporarily stylish boy names here, with Garrett and Jordan going through a rebound in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Garett, Garold, Garrett, Gary, Gerald, Geraldo, Gerard, Gerhard, Gerold, Gerry in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jared, Jarred, Jarrod, Jerald, Jerold, Jerrod, Jerrold, Jerry, Jordan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gary, Gerard, Jared, Jarrod, Jordan outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jarrod is alike in pronunciation to Jarad, Jarid, Jarod, Jarrid, Jaryd, Jerod, Jerrad and Jerryd. Other suggested similar baby names are Jarret, Jarron, Jarrot, Jarrott, Jerred and Jerrot. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jarrod.