Jordan

Meaning “to flow down,” descend,” this name pays homage to the famous Jordan River in which Jesus was baptized. Watch out for a river of stuffed animals that will undoubtedly flow down your staircase in a few years.

Nicknames:

Jordy, Jordie, Jody, Jodie, JoJo.

Famous people named Jordan:

Actress Jordan Todosey; American Idol winner Jordin Sparks; singers Jordan Hanson, Jordan Francis, and Jordan Knight; basketball players Jordan Farmar and Jordan Hill; actors Jordan Fry and Jordan Calloway

Fun fact:

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

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