Jewel

Jewel - A very unique female name



  Oct 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jewel appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #198. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jewel and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jewel? 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 Jewel. The baby girl name Jewel was given to 278 baby girls in 2012, ranking #813 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,084 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jewel peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 198.



Famous with this name

Jewel
Jewel Staite
Jewel Delgado


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Rating: 4/5 (6 people)


Jewel is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jewel is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #472 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,300.

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 Jewel is where you live.


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Jewel origin and meaning

Jewel is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jewel, pop culture references for the name Jewel and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jewel

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

Julie / Julia / Jill / Jayla / Jewell / Joelle / Jolie / Jaliyah / Jakayla / Juli /

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
2012813
2011933
2010974
2009960
2008938
2007819
2006813
2005850
2004772
2003735
2002692
2001596
2000594
1999548
1998527
1997694
19961088
19951194
19941240
19931276
19921171
19911094
19901141
19891179
19881186
19871075
19861218
19851251
19841245
19831217
19821131
19811086
19801381
19791267
19781707
19771215
19761289
19751358
19741230
19731045
1972944
19711074
19701178
19691012
1968861
1967950
1966813
1965726
1964680
1963680
1962726
1961657
1960673
1959665
1958641
1957628
1956590
1955572
1954528
1953532
1952479
1951488
1950469
1949463
1948428
1947396
1946430
1945363
1944365
1943355
1942339
1941324
1940358
1939304
1938332
1937305
1936294
1935279
1934273
1933270
1932265
1931262
1930232
1929226
1928230
1927232
1926228
1925231
1924230
1923240
1922228
1921231
1920228
1919225
1918232
1917250
1916224
1915238
1914234
1913242
1912223
1911213
1910198

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana472
Georgia500
Maryland546
New Jersey576
Tennessee584
Mississippi612
South Carolina632
Florida648
Oklahoma708
Texas708
North Carolina735
Virginia767
Minnesota824
Alabama849
California849
Missouri869
Pennsylvania876
Arizona913
New York940
Washington1001
Michigan1004
Ohio1300

Even more about Jewel


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 Jewel 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jewel?

2 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
1910
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jewel
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,084
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +278

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