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What does Jacen mean?

Jacen Pronunciation of Jacen as a name for boys means "the Lord is my salvation". Jacen is a variant form of Jace (English, Hebrew): diminutive of Jason.



VARIANTS Jayson, Jaysen, Jasun, Jasin, Jasen, Jaison, Jaisen

OTHER FORMS VIA JACE, JASON Jacey, Jacian, Jacy, Jaice, Jase, Jay, Jayce

(male) Jocen, ..

(female) Jaie, ..

Jacen Harvey (J.H.), ..

How popular is Jacen?

Jacen is an unusual first name for males. Jacen is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Jacen was first listed in 2000 and reached its top rank of #1085 in the U.S. in 2013, and is currently at #1740. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Jace (#90 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Jason (#100), Jayce (#147), Jase (#370), Jay (#399), Jayson (#466), Jaison, Jasen and Jaysen are the prominent related forms of Jacen (#1740). Other forms, like Jasun, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Jacen was at its highest in the 1970s (MEDIAN #1160) and is now significantly lower (#931, 76%). Jason has been the overall favorite, though Jace is currently the most fashionable, while versions like Jay have become less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jacen, Jace, Jaison, Jase, Jasen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jason, Jay, Jayce, Jaysen, Jayson in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jace, Jason, Jay outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jacen is alike in pronunciation to Jaycen. Other recommended sound-alike names are Caden, Dagen, Damen, Daren, Daven, Eaden, Eagen, Galen, Garen, Gaven, Haden, Hagen, Halen, Haven, Jabes, Jabez, Jabin, Jacan, Jachin, Jacko, Jacksen, Jacky, Jaco, Jacot, Jacqin, Jacson, Jaden, Jae, Jaeden, Jael, Jahan, Jalan, Jalen, Jalenn, Jalon, Jame, Jamee, Jamel, James, Jan, Janan, Jansen, Janzen, Jared, Jarel, Jaren, Jarin, Jarren, Jaryn, Javon, Jaxen, Jaxon, Jaycee, Jayden, Jaye, Jaylen, Jayven, Jeren, Jeven, Joben, Joren, Kaden, Laken, Laren, Machen, Naren, Paden, Paten, Raven, Saxen, Talen, Taren, Tycen and Valen. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jacen.

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