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How popular is the baby name Jalen in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 5 0 5
1977 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1986 5 0 5
1988 5 0 5
1990 5 0 5
1991 15 0 15
1992 642 30 612
1993 1,468 76 1,392
1994 1,770 72 1,698
1995 1,474 78 1,396
1996 1,429 62 1,367
1997 1,059 47 1,012
1998 1,687 100 1,587
1999 2,158 121 2,037
2000 3,680 167 3,513
2001 3,252 132 3,120
2002 2,801 115 2,686
2003 2,738 118 2,620
2004 2,126 104 2,022
2005 1,786 79 1,707
2006 1,645 54 1,591
2007 1,340 59 1,281
2008 1,105 51 1,054
2009 883 36 847
2010 756 37 719
2011 732 25 707
2012 594 15 579
2013 564 20 544
2014 503 20 483
2015 478 10 468

Want to know about the popularity of the Jalen baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,715 babies born with the name Jalen in the United States. That's more than enough Jalens to occupy the country of Liechtenstein with an estimated population of 36,476 (as of December 31, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jalen" was in 2000 with a total of 3,513 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jalens)

According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jalen" ranks #84 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 73 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 2003. Across the entire United States a total of 2,738 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Jalen popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Jalen" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jalen as well as things modernly associated with the name Jalen such as celebrities named Jalen.

Origin and Meaning of Jalen

The name "Jalen" is of American origin, and it means "Combination of Jay and Allen". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Jalen Rose

Jalen Rose is a basketball biography. Jalen was born in 1973 in Detroit, Michigan.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Jalen

Jalen And Jacoby
Jalen Brunson
Jalen Collins
Jalen Ramsey
Jalen Tabor

Alternative Meanings

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

L is for love, everlasting.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nelaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nleaj". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jalen born Mar 3, 1932

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of France approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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