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Gender: M Meaning of Jordan: "flowing down" Origin of Jordan: Hebrew Jordan's Popularity in 2013: #53

Jordan became a huge unisex success in the heyday of basketball's Michael Jordan, and is still Number 53 for boys, 260 for girls--it has always been used for children of both genders.The name was originally given to those baptized in holy water brought back by Crusaders from the River Jordan, the only river in Palestine, and the one in which Christ was baptized by John the Baptist.

Celebrities with sons and daughters named Jordan include Taylor Hanson, Dierks Bentley, Dr. Phil and Kenny Rogers.

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Famous People Named Jordan

Jordan Knight, American singer
Jordan Farmar, American basketball player
Jordan Belfort, American former stock broker and convicted felon
Jordan Hill, American basketball player
Jordan Gross, American football player
Jordan Senn, American football player
Jordan Shipley, American football player
Jordan Pugh, American football player
Jordan Babineaux, American football player
(Jordan) Taylor Hanson, American Singer
Jordan "J-Man" Francis, Canadian singer/dancer/actor
Jordan Calloway, American actor
Jordan Paul Fry, American actor
Pascual Jordan, theoretical and mathematical physicist
Jordan "Charlie Scene" Terrell, from group "Hollywood Undead"
Jordan Witzigreuter, member of The Ready Set

Pop Culture References for the Name Jordan

Jordan, influenced by the famed basketballer Michael Jordan
Jordan, character in book & movie "The 19th Wife"
Jordans, Nike's line of Air Jordan athletic shoes
Jordan Belfort, main character in "The Wolf of Wall Street"
Jordan Cahill, character in "Stuck in the Suburbs"

Jardan, Jordae, Jordaine, Jordani, Jordanio, Jordann, Jordanny, Jordano, Jordany, Jordayne, Jordian, Jordin, Jordun, Jordy, Jori, Jorrdan, Jory, Jourdan, Jud, Judd

Jordan's International Variations

Joord, Jordaan (Dutch) Jordon, Jourdain, Jorden (French) Jarden (Hebrew) Giordano (Italian) Jordão (Portuguese)

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