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What does Jair mean?

Jair Pronunciation of Jair as a boys' name is of Spanish and Hebrew origin. Jair is an alternate form of Jairo (Spanish): version of Jairus.





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How popular is Jair?

Jair is an unusual given name for men. Jair is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Jair was first listed in 1991 and reached its apex position of #506 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is at #1029 presently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Jair (#1029 VIA LATEST LIST) rated in the Top 2000 are Jairo (#942) and Jairus. Adoption of these relations of Jair was common among parents 15 years ago (AVERAGE #968) and is somewhat less today (#1323, 49%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jair, Jairo, Jairus in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jair is alike in pronunciation to Ger, Jayar, Jere and Jerre. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abir, Adair, Alair, Amir, Blair, Emir, Gair, Geir, Ivair, Jaap, Jabar, Jabir, Jace, Jaco, Jacq, Jacy, Jada, Jade, Jader, Jae, Jafar, Jago, Jai, Jaice, Jaide, Jaime, Jairo, Jairus, Jak, Jake, Jakie, Jakim, Jalil, Jalin, Jamar, Jame, Jan, Jano, Jaq, Jarid, Jarin, Jaris, Jarl, Jary, Jase, Jasin, Javi, Javier, Jax, Jaye, Jazz, Jim, Jiri, Jiro, Kadir, Keir, Mahir, Meir, Muir, Nadir, Nahir, Namir, Nasir, Ofir, Qadir, Safir, Sapir, Tahir, Tamir, Yasir and Ymir. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jair.