Jared Name Meaning & Origin

Jared

Pronunciation: JEH-rid, JA-rid (key)

Origin of the name Jared:

The Greek cognate of the Hebrew Yered, a name derived from yaredh (descent). Var: Jarrod, Jerod, Jerrod.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Jarod, Jarred, Jarrod, Jered, Jerrod

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Nicknames for Jared

Jaybird
Jarebear
Jerry,
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Jarry
Jazza

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Famous real-life people named Jared

Jared Padalecki, American actor and professional tall person
Jared Leto, American musician and actor
Jared S. Gilmore, American Child Actor
Jared Followill, American musician
Jared Fogle, Subway spokesperson and child molester
Jared Goff, professional quarterback of the Los Angeles Rams

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Jared Cameron, Twilight Saga
Jared Kleinman, Dear Evan Hansen

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