This name – meaning “brave” – comes to us from the Swahili language via its Arabic root, Jabbar. And your little Jabari will bravely handle disgusting insects and jump from great heights, but will probably still require a nightlight.
Famous people named Jabari:
Football players Jabari Price and Jabari Greer; basketball players Jabari Parker and Jabari Rose; rapper Jabari Evans (a.k.a. Naledge); author Jabari Asim; activist Jabari Brisport.
Jabari is also an Arabic surname.