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Meaning and name origin

Jed \jed\ as a boy's name. Short form of Jedidiah. Has a certain rustic aura due to the character Jed Clampitt on the popular TV show "The Beverly Hillbillies".


Variations

Jed has 2 variant forms: Jedd and Jedediah.


Popularity

Jed is a somewhat popular first name for males (#961 out of 1220, Top 79%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jed for boys. Jed reached its highest rank of #654 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).

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

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jed and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jedidiah (#782), Jedediah and Jed. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jed, Jedediah, Jedidiah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jed and related baby names outside U.S.


Similar Names

Jed is also pronounced similarly to Jade, Joed, Jud, Judd and Jude. Other suggested similar baby names are Aed, Ced, Ged, Jada, Je-, Jeb, Jeh, Jem, Jet, Jeth, Jett, Jodi, Jody, Ned, Ted and Zed. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jed.

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