Jordan: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Jordan

Both a given name and a surname, Jordan is derived from the Hebrew word “yarden” which means “flowing down.” As in the urine streams he’ll aim everywhere except at the toilet, because boys. Hey, don’t blame little Jordan, he’s just fulfilling the destiny of his name.

Nicknames:

Jordy, Jordie, Jody, Jodie, JoJo.

Famous people named Jordan:

Actress Jordan Todosey, known for playing transgender character Adam Torres on Degrassi: The Next Generation; daughters of Bono, Dierks Bentley, and Kevin Federline; American Idol winner Jordin Sparks.

Fun fact:

Jordans were a popular brand of basketball shoe named after Michael Jordan.

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