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Popularity
25k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jarrod

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #1460 All Time
Girls
Boys
More Popular Potential Spellings
197k Jared

How popular is the name "Jarrod" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 21 0 21
1966 219 0 219
1967 263 0 263
1968 353 0 353
1969 318 0 318
1970 394 0 394
1971 508 0 508
1972 520 0 520
1973 470 0 470
1974 636 5 631
1975 669 0 669
1976 724 0 724
1977 845 0 845
1978 918 5 913
1979 1,053 7 1,046
1980 1,150 5 1,145
1981 1,010 6 1,004
1982 1,056 10 1,046
1983 960 0 960
1984 792 0 792
1985 908 8 900
1986 846 7 839
1987 834 6 828
1988 839 6 833
1989 833 0 833
1990 792 0 792
1991 689 0 689
1992 595 0 595
1993 527 0 527
1994 454 0 454
1995 400 0 400
1996 371 0 371
1997 537 0 537
1998 618 0 618
1999 528 0 528
2000 410 0 410
2001 349 0 349
2002 240 0 240
2003 208 0 208
2004 157 0 157
2005 135 0 135
2006 122 0 122
2007 99 0 99
2008 85 0 85
2009 94 0 94
2010 99 0 99
2011 79 0 79
2012 94 0 94
2013 68 0 68
2014 52 0 52

Want to know about the populiarty of Jarrod? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 24,941 babies born with the name Jarrod in the United States. That's more than enough Jarrods to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given to 21 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jarrod" was in 1980 with a total of 1,145 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jarrods)

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jarrod" ranks #73 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 15 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of 960 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Jarrod popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Jarrod

The name "Jarrod" is of English origin, and it means "Spear strong. Variant and surname form of Garrett from Gerald". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Jarrod Washburn

Jarrod Washburn is a MLB player. Jarrod was born in 1974 in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

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Alternative Meanings

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Jarrod born Feb 27, 1934

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 Northern Japan approximately on 1875. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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