Jared: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Jared

A Hebrew name meaning “he descends” … which could mean a lot of scraped knees. But who are we kidding — there’ll be a lot of those anyway.

Nicknames:

Jare.

Famous people named Jared:

Actors Jared Leto, Jared Gilmore, and Jared Padalecki; U.S. Congressman Jared Polis; musician Jared Followill; football players Jared Allen and Jared Cook, Jr.

Fun fact:

Jared Galleria of Jewelry is a jeweler famous for the tagline, “He went to Jared.”

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