Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related boy name Jordan.
Jerrod is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#874 out of 1220, Top 72%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Jerrod for boys. Jerrod was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #489 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Jerrod and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Jerrod appearing in the Top 1000 are Jordan (#55 last year), Garrett (#236), Jared (#296), Jerod, Jarrod, Garett and Jerad. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 and have become significantly less widespread since, with the forms Jerrod, Jerod, Jerad, Jarrod and Garett becoming somewhat dated. Jordan (#55), Garrett (#236) and Jared (#296) are three of the more fashionable names for newborns here, with Garrett and Jordan undergoing a revival in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Jerrod▼ is alike in pronunciation to Jarod▼, Jarrad, Jarrid and Jarryd. Other suggested similar baby names are Jarred▼, Jarrot, Jered▼, Jerrold▼, Jerron, Jerrot and Jerrott. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jerrod.