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Jaye (girl)

What does Jaye mean?

Jaye Pronunciation of Jaye as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Jaye) is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of Jaye is "blue crested bird". Jaye is a version of Jay (Latin).




VARIANTS Jey, Jeh, Jaya, Jae

OTHER FORMS VIA JAY Jalin, Jaline, Jaycie, Jayla, Jaylah, Jaylan, Jaylene, Jeyla



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How popular is Jaye?

Jaye is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3170 out of 4276, Top 74%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#28674 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Jaye was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its peak position of #1140 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jaye name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Jayla (#243 LAST YEAR), Jaylah (#622), Jaylene (#880), Jaya (#1859), Jay and Jaycie are the prominent varying forms of Jaye rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Jaye was common in the year 2006 (ADOPTION OF 0.23%) and is somewhat less today (ADOPTION 0.13%, 42%), with the version Jaycie becoming somewhat outmoded. Jaylene is the most chic birth name in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jaye, Jay, Jaya, Jaycie, Jayla in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jaylah, Jaylene in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jaye is alike in pronunciation to Ja-, Je-, Jioya, Joey, Joi, Joia, Joie, Joy, Joya and Joye. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Agye, Amye, Cadye, Caye, Faye, Gaye, Jaci, Jacie, Jade, Jadee, Jaden, Jadyn, Jaide, Jaime, Jaine, Jalea, Jalyn, Jama, Jamee, Jamei, James, Jamey, Jamie, Jan, Janae, Jane, Janea, Janee, Janel, Janie, Jann, Janne, Janyce, Jarae, Jas, Jaycee, Jayde, Jayden, Jayel, Jayil, Jaylee, Jayme, Jaymee, Jaymie, Jayna, Jayne, Jaynie, Jeane, Joane, Jone, Joyce, Joyse, Judye, June, Jyl, Jyn, Kacye, Kaye, Maye, Raye, Rye, Sadye, Shaye, Skye and Tacye. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jaye.

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