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“J” Boy Names

We’ve compiled a list of baby names in each category to help you choose the perfect name. Click on a name to find the name meaning, popularity, origin, and other helpful information.

Jex

Jex

Jex Meaning and Origin Jex is a boy’s name from an English surname, the meaning is unknown.  Posts with the name Jex: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground

Jayce

Jayce

Jayce Meaning and Origin Jayce is a boy’s modern invented name. Current Popularity: #151. Posts with the name Jayce: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground

Jonovan

Jonovan

Jonovan Meaning and Origin Jonovan is a boy’s modern invented name.  Posts with the name Jonovan: 30 Invented Names For Boys That Are As Unique As They Sound

Jareth

Jareth

Jareth Meaning and Origin Jareth is a boy’s modern invented name. Posts with the name Jareth: 30 Invented Names For Boys That Are As Unique As They Sound

Jett

Jett

Jett Meaning and Origin Jett is a boy’s modern invented name. Current Popularity: #278. Posts with the name Jett: Invented and Uncommon Names for Boys

Jacques

Jacques

Jacques Meaning and Origin Jacques is a boy's name meaning "supplanter" and is of French origin. Posts with the name Jacques: 50 French Baby Names Inspired by Emily In Paris

Jabin

Jabin

Jabin Meaning and Origin Jabin is a boy's name meaning "discerner, or the wise" and is of Hebrew origin. Posts with the name Jabin: 50 Unheard of Unique and Totally Wearable Boys Names

Johnny

Johnny

Johnny Meaning and Origin Johnny is a boy's name meaning "God is gracious" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #389. Posts with the name Johnny: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys

Jafari

Jafari

Jafari Meaning and Origin The name Jafari is a boy's name meaning "stream" and is of African Swahili origin. Posts with the name Jafari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names

Jabari

Jabari

Jabari Meaning and Origin The name Jabari is a boy's name meaning "brave one" and is of African Swahili origin. Current Popularity: #952. Posts with the name Jabari: Rare and Exotic African Baby Names 30 Cool Unusual Undiscovered Boy Names

Judson

Judson

Judson Meaning and Origin The name Judson is a boy's name meaning "son of Jordan" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #879. Posts with the name Judson: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Jensen

Jensen

Jensen Meaning and Origin The name Jensen is a boy's name meaning "son of Jens" and is of Scandinavian origin. Current Popularity: #302. Posts with the name Jensen: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Jameson

Jameson

Jameson Meaning and Origin The name Jameson is a boy's name meaning "son of James" and is of English origin. Current Popularity: #79. Posts with the name Jameson: 50 Southern Baby Names for Boys You’re Guaranteed to Fall for

Julius

Julius

Julius Meaning and Origin The name Julius is a boy's name meaning "downy-bearded" and is of Roman via Greek origin. Current Popularity: #334. Posts with the name Julius: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 20 Ancient Names for Boys From Myths and...

Jesper

Jesper

Jesper Meaning and Origin The name Jesper is a boy's name meaning "treasure" and is of Danish via Persian origin. Posts with the name Jesper: Whimsical & Enchanting Names for Boys 30 Rare Baby Boy Names That Aren’t Being Used

Jaxton

Jaxton

Jaxton is an American name meaning: “son of Jack”.

Juden

Juden

Juden is an invented boy’s name of unknown meaning.

Julien

Julien

Julien Meaning and Origin The name Julien (JOO-lee-uhn) is a boy's name meaning "youthful" and is of French origin. The name Julien is a variation of Julian. Current Popularity: #586. Posts with the name Julien: 100 Cute First and Middle Names for Boys 50 French Baby...

Josiah

Josiah

Josiah is a Hebrew boy’s name meaning: “god heals”

Jaxtyn

Jaxtyn

Jaxtyn is an invented boys name with no known meaning.

Jasper

Jasper

Jasper is an English name ultimately of Persian origin meaning: “treasure”.

Jarret

Jarret

Jarret Meaning and Origin The name Jarret is a boy's name meaning "spear strength" and is of Irish origin. The name Jarret is originally a surname that is derived from the Gaelic form of Gerald.  Posts with the name Jarret: 100 Cute First & Middle Names For...

Jacob

Jacob

Jacob is a boy’s name of Hebrew origin meaning: “supplanter”.

Jackson

Jackson

Jackson is an English boy’s name  meaning: “son of Jack”. 

Jack

Jack

Jack is an English boy’s name meaning: “god is gracious”.

Jupiter

Jupiter

Jupiter Meaning and Origin The name Jupiter is a boy's name meaning "sky father" and is of Roman origin. The name of a Roman deity and planet name.

Jotham

Jotham

A name from the Old Testament meaning: “the lord is perfect”.

Joost

Joost

Joost Meaning and Origin The name Joost is a boy's name meaning "just" and is of Dutch origin. Pronounced: yoost.  

Joab

Joab

Joab Meaning and Origin The name Joab is a boy’s name meaning “praise Jehovah” and is of Hebrew origin. In the bible, Joab was the advisor of David. If you are looking for biblical one-syllable boy names, this is the perfect baby name for your little one. Posts with...

Jebediah

Jebediah

Jebediah Meaning and Origin The name Jebediah is a boy's name meaning "beloved friend" and is of Hebrew origin. A name from the Old Testament.

Japheth

Japheth

Japheth (JAY-feth) is a biblical name meaning:”expansion”. In the bible Japheth is the name of the son of Noah.

Janus

Janus

Janus Meaning and Origin The name Janus is a boy's name meaning "gateway" and is of Greek origin. An ancient Roman god’s name. In Roman mythology, Janus was the god of beginnings and transitions who presided over passages, doors, gates, and endings. He is usually...

Javen

Javen

Javen Meaning and Origin The name Javen is a boy's name meaning "Greece or wine" and is of Hebrew origin. A variant of Javan meaning ‘Greece’ in Hebrew. Posts with the name Javen: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground  

Jarvis

Jarvis

Jarvis Meaning and Origin A surname from the name Gervais or Gervasius is derived from the Germanic word ger ‘spear’. Posts with the name Jarvis: Rockabilly Baby Names for Girls and Boys 25 Vintage Boy Names for a Modern Little Gentleman

Jair

Jair

Jair (JAY-er) a name in the Old Testament of one of the judges of the Israelites.

Jethro

Jethro

Biblical name that is a variant of Hebrew name Ithra ‘excellence’ (Samuel 17:25).

Jed

Jed

Jed Meaning and Origin Jed is a boy’s name of Hebrew origin, meaning: “beloved by God.” A short form of the biblical name Jedidiah, which is now used as an independent name.

Javan

Javan

Biblical name borne by the son of Japheth (Genesis 10:2), derived from the Hebrew word meaning wine.

Joachim

Joachim

Biblical name from the Hebrew name Johoiachin, borne by a king of Judah.

Jolyon

Jolyon

Jolyon Meaning and Origin The name Jolyon is a boy's name meaning "youthful" and is of Latin origin. Medieval variant spelling of Julian.

Judas

Judas

Judas Meaning and Origin Judas is a boy’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “praised.” Greek form of Judah borne in the New Testament by several characters. Posts with the name Judas: 100 Unique Names for Boys You Won’t Hear On The Playground

Jorgen

Jorgen

The boy’s name Jorgen is a Danish name meaning: “farmer”.

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