Jay meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Jay No. of characters: 3 Gender: Boy Origin of Jay: English
Religion: Hindu How to pronounce Jay jay What does my name mean? Meaning of Jay: Blue Jay, He who Supplants, The Lord is Salvation, Victory, Blue Crested Bird, A Bird in the Crow Family, Win, Name of Bird

Origin and Meaning

The name Jay is believed to be derived from Latin name Gaius meaning "jaybird". This a common given name and nick name of any of the names beginning with the letter J such as, Jacob, Jordan, John, James, Justin etc. This name also refers to various species of birds. This also used as Indian male name derived from Sanskrit meaning "win" or "victory. The early borne of this name was the politician and statesman John Jay, who served as the first Chief Justice of the United States from 1789 to 1795.

Jay was ranked 378 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 5.00% from its previous ranking of 360 in 2014. Jay was ranked 961 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.13% from its previous ranking of 941 in 2014.

Full form of Jay : Judicious Admirable Young

Jay is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 199 in 2014. Around 13506 people wear Jay as their first name. Jay is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1997 and ranked 199 in 2014. Only 13506 people have Jay as their first name. Jay is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jay is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1912 and ranked 378 (0.020040% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 189585 people wear Jay as their first name. Jay is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1896 and ranked 378 (0.020040% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 189585 people have Jay as their first name. Jay is not a native United States and Jay may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.053033% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Jay
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1912173318
1913185349
1914203379
1915195537
1916176640
1917181643
1918177706

Expression number of Jay is 9.

Jay are idealistic who embrace the principles of compassion and forgiveness. Jay are visionary who is wiling to make a better world and have the ability to influence masses. Jay are also creative and imaginative that gives them an artistic talent.

Names that rhyme with Jay Abhijay, Ajay, Aljay, Anjay, Arinjay, Arjay, Avajay, Bjay, Ceejay, Cejay, Christianjay, Cjay, Deejay, Dejay, Dhananjay, Djay, Donjay, Ejay, Elijay, EljayFamous people named Jay
Jaycee Williams in For Colored Girls as Actress
Leah Jayne in Desperate Fat Wives as Actress
Jayde Manning in Demi as Actress
Kelly Jay in Sumthin's Stinkin' in the House of Flav as Actress
Emma Jay in Serious Arctic as
Jaylee in Father Knows Best as Actress
Rukmini Vijayakumar in Bhajarangi as Actress
Jayla James in Too Many Cooks as Actress
Jayden Rae in Sexual Disgrace as Actress
Jayden Taylor in My Friend's Hot Girl 13 as Actress
Jay Forrester Jay Wright Forrester was an American engineer, considered the father of systems dynamics, a recent discipline that represents an extension to all sorts of complex systems of concepts originally applied in engineering.
Actor Jay Mohr, well-known for movie Go
Names like Jay Jay Namesakes Related Names: Jaya, Jayah, Jayahna, Jayan, Jayana, Jayanah, Jayandre, Jayani, Jayann, Jayanna, Jayannah, Jayanne, Jayanni, Jayant, Jayanth, Jayanthony, Jayanti, Jayar, Jayaun Posts having Jay: Comments :Jay is an English masculine first name, which occurs particularly in the US, however, a Indian be masculine first name. Jay, the British short and diminutive of Jason his or independently from the word jay (name of Jay derived). In addition, Jay also the English short form of Jacob ; to its origin and meaning. As Indian first name derives Jay from the Sanskrit -word जय (jaya) meaning "victory". Variants of the name are Female: Jaye and Male: Jae (rare). People named Jay: Jay Chevalier (* 1936), American rockabilly musician, Jay Chou (* 1979), Taiwanese musicians, Jay Corre (1924-2014)- American jazz musician, Jay Firestone (born 1956)- Canadian film producer, Jay Wright Forrester (born 1918)- American computer pioneer, Jay Gould (1836-1892)- American investor and entrepreneur. - Jason Theberge Popularity of Jay

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