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Jazz Origin and Meaning

The name Jazz is a boy's name of English origin.

Jazz as a full name is used slightly more often for boys than girls and has a distinctive, well, jazzy feel. Jazz is also occasionally used as a nickname for Jasper, much more often for Jasmine or Jazlyn. Could work as a middle name.

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Jazz Popularity

Jazz in Pop Culture

  • JazzWill's best friend on TV's "Fresh Prince of Bel,Air"
  • Jasper "Jazz" Halevampire in "Twilight"
  • Jasper "Jazz" Dentmain character in Barry Lyga's "I Hunt Killers"