What does Jericho mean?
Jericho [jeri-cho] as a boys' name is pronounced JARE-a-koh. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Jericho is "city of the moon". Biblical: a city in Canaan destroyed when its walls fell down.
(male) Jercho, Juricho, ..
(female) Jerijo, .. Middle name pairings:
Jericho Kashton (J.K.), ..
How popular is Jericho?
Jericho is a rare given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#88461 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jericho entered the list in 1990 and reached its apex position of #932 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is at #1014 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other popular related form of Jericho (#1014 the previous year) is Jerico. Adoption of these forms of Jericho was more pronounced 1 year ago (average #1474) and is almost as conventional today (#1507, down 10.3%). Jericho has generally been the top pick of parents.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Anicho, Emicho, Jediah, Jedrick, Jerack (see Jerrick), Jerah, Jeraldo (see Jerald), Jerardo, Jereck, Jereth, Jeriah, Jeric, Jerick, Jeriel, Jeril, Jeromo, Jerrah, Jerric, Jerrick and Jesiah. Like Jericho, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.