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Name Jordan

Meaning:the descendingTools:

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About the name Jordan in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English
Diminutives:Judd
Topics:Male and female
US 2015 rank:#60     ... 58:Adrian, 59:Colton, 60:Jordan, 61:Brayden, 62:Nicholas ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Jordan, Gordan, Jordana, Jordano, Jorden, Jordin, Jordon, Jordyn, Jordyn, Yordan     Details
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About Jordan/Jordan, the group of names with the same origin as Jordan

Meaning/translation:the descending
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:the Jordan is the river in Israel where Jesus was baptized
 the name came to Europe in the times of the crusades
 the name of the river itself (Yarden in Hebrew) means the descending
Words:yarad = to descend, to sink  Hebrew
Topics:Geographic name, Interesting, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:3:Jordan Jamaica 2008,  4:Yordanka Bulgaria 2011,  7:Yordan Bulgaria 2011,  40:Jordan USA 1997,  64:Jordyn Canada/BC 2010,  395:Jordon USA 1990-1999,  586:Jordin USA 2007,  649:Jordyn USA 2010,  677:Jorden USA 2011,  691:Jordynn USA 2010
Old/original forms:Yarden Hebrew
Name variants:Giordana, Jordan, Jordana, Jordin, Jordyn, Jordynn, Yardena, Yordanka, Giordano, Jordan, Jordano, Jorden, Jordon, Jordyn, Jourdain, Judd, Yordan   Sortable list   Details
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Australia/NSWGraph2015 68,  2014 62,  2013 82,  2012 69,  2011 63,  2010 51,  2009 50,  2008 45,  2007 46,  2006 42,  2005 31,  2004 30,  2003 152002 20,  2001 21
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2015 78,  2014 82,  2013 59,  2012 81,  2011 62,  2010 63,  2009 57,  2008 49
England+WalesGraph2004 86,  2003 53,  2002 43,  2001 25,  2000 19,  1999 15,  1998 10
FranceGraph2007 87,  2006 93,  2005 86,  2004 81,  2003 66,  2002 58,  2001 55,  2000 48,  1999 48,  1998 35,  1997 31
IrelandGraph2004 98,  2003 61,  2002 42,  2001 29,  2000 20,  1999 201998 22
Jamaica 2008 3
New ZealandGraph2015 94,  2014 57,  2013 71,  2012 62,  2011 63,  2010 64,  2009 51,  2008 42
ScotlandGraph2015 117,  2014 138,  2012 150,  2011 152,  2010 138,  2009 101,  2008 120,  2005 92,  2004 60,  2003 48,  2002 34,  2001 19,  2000 12,  1999 11,  1998 11
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 38,  1990-1999 281980-1989 62
USA yearlyGraph2015 60,  2014 55,  2013 53,  2012 48,  2011 46,  2010 46,  2009 45,  2008 48,  2007 45,  2006 46,  2005 46,  2004 43,  2003 38,  2002 37,  2001 39,  2000 36,  1999 30,  1998 27,  1997 261996 27,  1995 29,  1994 29,  1993 28
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