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Pronunciation

ʤɛrɪd

Origin

English

Meaning

A solid, stable and strong name, Jared comes from the old Hebrew and means 'descent'. Quite aside from this bold old name's wonderful heritage, are its overwhelmingly positive ratings. People just adore this name. It is associated with everything sweet but strong, rugged and stylish, intelligent and compassionate, and the quality of courage. That's quite the positive review for this little name. And even though it's ancient, Jared even manages to feel contemporary!

Rank in the year 2015

Jared was ranked #661 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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