Jalen: unisex baby name meaning and popularity


A modern invention that capitalizes on the "-alen" suffix, which can be spelled a bazillion different ways - Jalen, Jaylen, Jailen, and so forth. It's technically unisex, so you can set your heart on this name even before your little Jalen shows you his (or her) goods on the ultrasound.



Famous people named Jalen:

Basketball player Jalen Rose; football players Jalen Saunders, Jalen Myrick, Jalen Ramsey, and Jalen Parmele.

Fun fact:

The name Jalen was popularized by Jalen Rose, a basketball player, whose name was a combination of his father's (James) and his uncle's (Leonard).

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