Jarod name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Hebrew and Irish
Usage: English
Pronunciation: j(a)-rod
Meaning: Descendant, Descent and God Will Bring Down His Grace
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What does Jarod mean?

Noteworthy Jarod chiefly is used in English, meaning of Jarod is "Descendant, Descent or God Will Bring Down His Grace" that originated from Irish and Hebrew is bestowed upon both genders. Jarod is a variant of famous and evergreen Garrett.

Garrett is form of commonly accepted and enduring Garret. Prominent Garrett is used largely in Irish and English is of Irish and Old High German origin, Garrett means "Strong Spear and Mighty with a Spear".

Jarod is variation of everlasting and loved Garret. Garret is equivalent of Garrett in English language. Also Garret is form of Gerard in English language. Garret means To Watch, Hardy and Bold Spear has origin in Irish, Germanic and Old High German.

How do I pronounce Jarod?

Two syllabled Jarod is most commonly pronounced as j(a)-rod.

Variants of Jarod

Yared, Jahrod, Garret, Garrett, Gerard, Ganen, Garet, Gared, Gerhard, Gannon

How popular is the name Jarod?

Jarod was a popular name in United States. Over 11701 babies have been named Jarod since 1966. When at its peak in 1998, 1045 boys were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 275th position.

However after 54 years, the name is currently sliding down on the charts. Moreover, the moniker has been to the top 500 baby names 12 times A common name in France with over 2517 new-borns have been given the name since 1997.

At present the name is rising, in 1998, it ranked 244th when 206 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys.

In England and Wales, Jarod is a unique name where it has been in use since 1997 and has secured the place in top 500 names.

In 1998, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 430 on boy names chart when 49 babies were named Jarod. Over 147 babies in England and Wales have been named Jarod.

Also, in Belgium, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 400 names. In 2000, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 322 on boy names chart when 32 babies were named Jarod.

Over 236 people have been named Jarod in Belgium.

Jarod is a rare baby name in Ireland and may not be used now since it isn't seen since 1998. Also, Jarod is a familiar name in Indonesia, Canada, China, Australia and Malaysia.

According to our evaluation, over 10000 babies have been named Jarod globally.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Jarod in Nordic countries

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What numerology tells about Jarod?

You lack responsibility and commitment. You are an adventurer who follows his intuition. It takes a long time for someone to gain a special place in your heart. You are a child of change. People admire your endless hope that things will get better in the world and your courage to do what others avoid to do. You have a bossy nature in love. Although you like to prove a person who's the boss, your goal is to teach everyone how to win things they want.

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Famous people named Jarod

  • Jarod Miller in Deep-Sea Mysteries as
  • Jarod De Maertelaere in The First Cut is the Deepest as Actor
  • Jarod Diamond in The Sex Spirit as Actor
  • Jarod Rawiri in Fantail as Actor
  • Jarod Einsohn in Project X as Actor
  • Jarod Carey in Sensual Friends as Actor
  • Jarod Joseph in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief as Actor
  • Jarod Norelius acted in TV series The Locals


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Central Statistics Office - An Phríomh-Oifig Staidrimh, https://visual.cso.ie/?body=entity/babynames
  4. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
  5. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
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