Jaelyn

First Name
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jaelyn

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     English
67%
     Spanish
17%
     American
17%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Virginia, United States, the name Jaelyn is of English origin and means "Supplanter".
  • A submission from New York, United States says the name Jaelyn means "A bird of light" and is of English origin.
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  1. A female given name

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 5 5 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 9 9 0
1981 6 6 0
1983 10 10 0
1984 6 6 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 8 8 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 14 14 0
1992 28 28 0
1993 70 60 10
1994 88 77 11
1995 118 105 13
1996 143 129 14
1997 190 164 26
1998 293 234 59
1999 358 317 41
2000 461 412 49
2001 499 460 39
2002 551 510 41
2003 584 528 56
2004 631 575 56
2005 657 606 51
2006 783 722 61
2007 968 904 64
2008 1,089 1,013 76
2009 1,042 940 102
2010 937 865 72
2011 825 760 65
2012 696 651 45
2013 537 494 43
2014 479 444 35
2015 528 488 40
2016 521 489 32
2017 436 398 38
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Jaelyn

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Jaelyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Jaelyn

  • How Popular is the name Jaelyn? Jaelyn is the 2,108th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jaelyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,621 babies born with the first name Jaelyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jaelyn to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jaelyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1963 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Jaelyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jaelyn was in 2008 with a total of 1,013 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jaelyn!
  • Random Jaelyn Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jaelyn ranks 100th in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 10 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Jaelyn: Your name in reverse order is Nyleaj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajyenl. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jaelyn born Aug 18, 1947

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.