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Name Jordan

Meaning:the descendingTools:

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Gender:female
Languages of use:German, English
Topics:Male and female
US 2015 rank:#262     ... 260:Sawyer, 261:Evangeline, 262:Jordan, 263:Paris, 264:Olive ...     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/NSWGraph2004 812002 88,  2001 93
England+WalesGraph2001 94,  2000 87,  1999 80,  1998 71
England+Wales decades 1994 96
ScotlandGraph2001 87,  2000 721999 74,  1998 89
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 75,  1990-1999 521980-1989 198
USA yearlyGraph2015 262,  2014 247,  2013 260,  2012 221,  2011 196,  2010 178,  2009 150,  2008 129,  2007 100,  2006 97,  2005 86,  2004 71,  2003 48,  2002 45,  2001 47,  2000 50,  1999 48,  1998 42,  1997 401996 49,  1995 50,  1994 52,  1993 58
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