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Boy Names Starting with Je-

Je- baby names and what they mean, with 84 results. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity in the 1970s (ADOPTION OF 3.6%) and have become much less widespread since (ADOPTION 1.1%, 70.9% LESS), with names such as Jeffery becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy boy names among these are Jensen (#293), Jett (#304), Jedidiah (#704), Jeremias (#887) and Jesiah (#979), while Jentzen (TOP 44%) and Jenssen (42%) are conventional Je- surnames. Here is the list of Je- names for girls.

Je- names

Je- - Jeladhi | Jelal - Jerald | Jerald - Jeronimo | Jerrell - Jet | Jethro - Jevstachi

Je- - Jeladhi

Je- and variants

Je-, var. Jevon, Jevan, Jerone, Jeron, Jerell, Jerelle, Jerae, Jemario, Jemar
Root fr. American language. Combination of the Je prefix with .. Jevon has waned in popularity as a baby name since 2000.

John and variants

Jens, Jenkins, Jenkin, Jehan1, Jean1, Jeannot
Var. of John. Derivative of Hebrew language. "God is gracious." Jhan is also a moderately common boys' name.

Jean and variants

Jean2, var. Jeanpierre, Jeanphilippe, Jeanpaul, Jeanluc, Jeancarlo, Jeanclaude
Derived fr. French, Hebrew. "God is gracious." Common as surnames. Compare Jean (TOP 1%) with common surnames Pean (TOP 27%), Wean (35%), which also end with -ean.


.. Politician Jeb Bush. Less used today. Jeb was last listed in 2004 in the Top 2000.

Var. of Jacob. Derived fr. Hebrew word. "He who supplants." Less popular today. Jeb was last listed in 2004 in the Top 2000. See also Jobe.

Jed and variants

Jed1, var. Jedediah1, Jedd1
Based on Hebrew element. "Beloved of the Lord." Jed is frequently occurring (TOP 79%) as a male name, whereas Jedd and Jedediah are unconventional.

Jediah, var. Jedaiah
Based on Hebrew word. "Jehovah knows." Jedaiah and Jediah are uncommon male names.

Jedidiah and variants

Jedidiah, var. Jedediah2, Jedd2, Jedadiah, Jed2
Stems fr. Hebrew word. "Beloved of the Lord." Jedadiah and Jedd are more uncommon as children's names among the versions of Jedidiah.

Jedrek, var. Jedrick
Derived fr. Polish element. "A strong man." Jedrek and Jedrick are scantly used men's names.

Geoffrey and variants

Jephry, Jephrey, Jepherson, Jephers, Jeoffrey, Jeoffroy, Jefry1, Jeffries1, Jeffrie, Jeffrey1, Jeffry1, Jeffree1, Jeffery1, Jefferies1, Jeff1, Jefferey1, Jefery1
Var. of Geoffrey. From Old German element. "Peace." Somewhat popular as birth names, Jefry, Jefery, etc. are comparable to the popular Jerry.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Je- names: Jean, Jeancarlo, Jeanluc, Jeanpaul, Jeb

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Je- names: Jed, Jedediah, Jedidiah, Jeff, Jefferey

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Je- names: Jefferson, Jeffery, Jeffie, Jeffrey, Jeffrie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Je- names: Jeffry, Jenkins, Jens, Jerell, Jeron

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Je- names: Jerone, Jevon


Root fr. Old German element. Short form of Jefferson and Jeffrey .. Jeff is commonly occurring (TOP 10%) as a first name, and is found frequently (TOP 16%) as a last name. See also Jeffy.

Jefferson and variants

Jefferson1, var. Jeffie, Jeffey, Jeffersson, Jeffers, Jeff3
Origin fr. Old English word. "Son of Jeffrey." Conventional, with usage of 0.02% for Jefferson and variants as children's names in 2018, higher than 0.019% in 2017.

Origin fr. Old English language. English surname and place name. Jefford was not among 2018's Top names.

Jeffrey and variants

Jeffrey2, var. Jeoffroi, Jefry2, Jeffy, Jeffry2, Jeffree2, Jeffries2, Jeffery2, Jefferson2, Jefferies2, Jeff4, Jefferey2, Jefery2
From Old German language. Probably refers to "peace" .. Jeffrey (TOP 2%), Jeffery (10%) and Jefferson (54%) are commonplace men's names.

Form of Jay. Derived fr. Latin element. "Blue crested bird." Not in popularity charts. Unisex name.

Form of Jahan. Based on Hindi, Sanskrit elements. "The world." Not Top 2000 name. See also Johann.

Jehoiakim, var. Jehoiakin, Jehoioachim
Based on Hebrew. "Established by God." Not in popularity charts.

Form of Joshua. Root fr. Hebrew. "Jehovah is salvation." Not in Top 2000.

From Hebrew element. "He is God." Jehu is unique as a birth name. See also Je-.

Jeladi, Jeladhi
Var. of Jaladhi. From Hindi element. "Ocean." Jeladhi and Jeladi are not Top 2000 names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Je- names for boys.

1. Je- - Jeladhi
Je- [Jevon, Jevan, ..], John [Jens, Jenkins, ..], Jean [Jeanpierre, Jeanphilippe, ..], Jeb, Jacob [Jeb], Jed [Jedd, Jedediah], Jediah [Jedaiah], Jedidiah [Jedd, Jedediah, ..], Jedrek [Jedrick], Geoffrey [Jephry, Jephrey, ..], Jeff, Jefferson [Jeffie, Jeffey, ..], Jefford, Jeffrey [Jefry, Jeoffroi, ..], Jay [Jeh], Jahan [Jehan], Jehoiakim [Jehoiakin, Jehoioachim], Joshua [Jehoshua], Jehu, Jaladhi [Jeladi, Jeladhi]

Jalal [Jelal, Jellal], James [Jem, Jemmy], Jem, Jamal [Jemall, Jemahl, ..], Gamal [Jemal, Jemaal], Jemal, Jamar [Jemar, Jemarr], Janus [Jennaro, Jenarius, ..], Genesis [Jenesis, Jennesis], Jenkin [Jenkyns, Jennings, ..], Gene [Jeno], Gino [Jeno], Eugene [Jeno], Jens [Jenson, Jensson, ..], Janson [Jenson, Jensen], Gentian [Jentian, Jenshian], Jovan [Jeovany, Jeovanni, ..], Jordan [Jerrot, Jerrott, ..], Jared [Jerrod, Jerred, ..], Gerald [Jerry, Jerrold, ..]

Jerald [Jerrold, Jerrald, ..], Jaron [Jerron, Jerrin, ..], Geraint [Jerant, Jeraint], Gerard [Jerry, Jerrott, ..], Jerard [Jerrard, Jerardo], Jeremiah [Jerry, Jermyn, ..], Jeremy [Jerry, Jeromy, ..], Jareth [Jereth], Jarrett [Jerrot, Jerrott, ..], Jarah [Jeriah], Jeriah [Jerah, Jerrah], Jericho [Jerico, Jerrico, ..], Jeriel [Jerriel, Jerrell], Eric [Jerk, Jerker], Germain [Jernayn, Jermayne, ..], Jermaine [Jermyn, Jermin, ..], Jarman [Jerman], Jeroboam, Jerome [Jerry, Jerrone, ..], Geronimo [Jeronimo, Jeronimus]

Jerrell [Jeryl, Jerryl, ..], Jorell [Jerrell], Jarell [Jerrell], Jerrick [Jerriq, Jerrik, ..], Jarrod [Jerrod], Jerrod [Jerryd, Jerred, ..], Jerry [Jerrie, Jerrey, ..], Jarvis [Jervis, Jervey], Gervase [Jervis], George [Jerzy], Jerzy, Ezekiel [Jesekijel], Jesimiel [Jessimiel], Jasper [Jesper], Jessamine [Jessamyn], Jesse [Jessy, Jessie, ..], Joseph [Jessup, Jessop], Jestin [Jeston, Jesstin], Jesus [Jesous], Jet [Jett, Jette]

Jethro [Jeth, Jethroe], Jevon [Jevvyn, Jevvin, ..], Eoghan [Jevon], Eustace [Jevstachi]

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