What does Jere mean?
(male) Jare, Jure, ..
(female) Jene, Jerei, .. Middle name pairings:
Jere Ash (J.A.), ..
How popular is Jere?
Jere is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1213 out of 1220, Top 99%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jere reached its apex position of #633 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Jeremy (#174 last year), Jerry (#491), Jeremie, Jeromy, Jereme, Jeramy and Jeramie are the prominent varying forms of Jere. Adoption of these relations of Jere was widespread in the 1970s (adoption of 1.2%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.2%, down 87%), with versions like Jerry becoming somewhat outmoded.
Jere is pronounced similarly to Ger, Gere, Jair and Jerre. Other suggested similar names are Dore, Dre, Gore, Imre, Jade, Jae, Jake, Jame, Jarel, Jarl, Jary, Jase, Jean▼, Jed, Jedd, Jedrek, Jeff▼, Jefry, Jeno, Jerae, Jerah, Jered, Jerek, Jerel, Jerell, Jeren, Jeriel, Jeril, Jerk, Jerod▼, Jeroen, Jerome▼, Jeron, Jerrel, Jerren, Jerrey (see Jerry), Jerri, Jerrie, Jervey, Jeryl, Jess▼, Jet, Jeth, Jett▲, Jette, Jeven, Jiri, Jiro, Jobe, Joe▼, Joeri, Jorel, Joren, Jorey, Jorge, Jori, Jorie, Jorje, Jory, Jose, Jove, Jude▲, Jule, Jurek, Juri, More, Petre, Tore, Tre▼, Vere and Ware. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jere.