Jai

Jai - A very unique male name



  May 23,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jai appeared on the charts for the first time in 1967 on position #1466. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jai and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jai? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jai. The baby boy name Jai was given to 99 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1196 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 16,576 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jai peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2004 on position 1024.



Famous with this name

Michael Jai White
Jai Courtney
Jai Galati


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Jai is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jai is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #771 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,488.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jai is where you live.


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Jai origin and meaning

Jai is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jai, pop culture references for the name Jai and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jai

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jai, sorted by popularity.

Joshua / Jack / Jose / Joe / Jesse / Jesus / Jay / Jake / Jessie / Jackie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121196
20111187
20101141
20091126
20081353
20071189
20061083
20051083
20041024
20031115
20021095
20011208
20001378
19991546
19981398
19972367
19961772
19951667
19932893
19922535
19912859
19902117
19893162
19862297
19842385
19832119
19822110
19812077
19802033
19791632
19782153
19771459
19761481
19751299
19731905
19721693
19691570
19681675
19671466

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana771
New Jersey805
Arizona838
California857
Maryland862
Virginia903
New York957
Illinois1125
Georgia1280
Texas1407
Florida1488

Even more about Jai


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jai a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jai?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2004
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Jai
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 16,576
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1967
2012 births +99

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