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What does Jerico mean?

Jerico Pronunciation of Jerico as a name for boys has its root in Arabic, and the meaning of Jerico is "city of the moon". Jerico is an alternate spelling of Jericho (Arabic).


ASSOCIATED WITH arabic, moon


VARIANTS Jherico, Jerrico, Jericko



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How popular is Jerico?

Jerico is an unusual first name for males. Jerico is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Jerico entered the list in 1992 and reached its peak rank of #1964 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Jericho (#959 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) is the only other popular variation form of Jerico. Other forms, like Jherico, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Jerico was at its most widespread in 2018 (AVERAGE #1479). Jericho is more universally found than the rest.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jerico, Jericho in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Aeric, Aerick, Americo, Beric, Berilo, Delrico, Deric, Derick, Derito, Enrico, Erico, Errico, Eurico, Jaris, Jarius, Jedrick, Jerack (see Jerrick), Jereck, Jerek, Jeriah, Jeric, Jerick, Jeriel, Jeril, Jerk, Jeromo, Jerric, Jerrick, Jerrik, Jerriq, Jerzy, Jorck, Joris and Jurik. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jerico.

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