222 Unisex Names That Start With J (With Meanings and Popularity)

222 Unisex Names That Start With J (With Meanings and Popularity)

Unisex names that start with J are surprisingly underused, considering J is the second most common initial overall. The two top J names used for both genders are James and Jayden, but both are far more popular for boys.

Along with James and Jayden, unisex J names ranking in the US Top 500 for either gender include Jordan, Justice, Jude, Jesse, Journey, and Juniper.

There are some great unique unisex J names to be found further down the rankings: from French favorite Jules, to Biblical Jericho, to punchy short forms Jet, Jazz and Jem.

Here, our full selection of unisex names that start with J, ordered by their current popularity on Nameberry. Each name is used more often for the gender indicated by its heart.

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  1. JudeHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin diminutive of Judah
    • Meaning:

      "praised"
  2. JamesHeart
    • Origin:

      English variation of Jacob, Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "supplanter"
  3. JasperHeart
    • Origin:

      Persian
    • Meaning:

      "bringer of treasure"
  4. JuniperHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin tree name
    • Meaning:

      "young"
  5. JackHeart
    • Origin:

      English, diminutive of John
    • Meaning:

      "God is gracious"
  6. JulianHeart
    • Origin:

      English from Latin, variation of Julius
    • Meaning:

      "youthful, downy-bearded, or sky father"
  7. JonahHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "dove"
  8. JunoHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "queen of the heavens"
  9. JesseHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "gift"
  10. JuneHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "young"
  11. JohnHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "God is gracious"
  12. JadeHeart
    • Origin:

      Spanish
    • Meaning:

      "stone of the side"
  13. JosephHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "Jehovah increases"
  14. JacksonHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "son of Jack"
  15. JaceHeart
    • Origin:

      Hebrew, diminutive of Jason
    • Meaning:

      "the Lord is salvation"
  16. JettHeart
    • Origin:

      Mineral or word name
  17. JaydenHeart
    • Origin:

      Variation of Jaden or Jadon, Hebrew
    • Meaning:

      "thankful"
  18. JulesHeart
    • Origin:

      French form of Latin Julius
    • Meaning:

      "youthful; soft, downy"
  19. JayHeart
    • Origin:

      Latin
    • Meaning:

      "jaybird"
  20. JosieHeart
    • Origin:

      English, diminutive of Josephine, feminine of Joseph
    • Meaning:

      "Jehovah increases"