Jordan Name Information

Gender 👩🧑 Boy And Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \j(o)-rdan, jor-dan\
Number in U.S 👶 511,000
Rate in 2021 108
Numerology 🔢 8
Name origin 🌍 Hebrew

Jordan Name Meaning

. Meaning and Origin of the Name Jordan

The common surname Jordan derives from the common Christian baptismal name. It is taken from the river with this name, which flows between the countries of Jordan and Israel. Jordan derives from the Hebrew ירדן (Yarden), meaning "to descend" or "to flow down".

Jordan is the 106th most common surname in America , according to data from the 2000 U.S. census .

Surname Origin: English , French , German , Spanish , Hungarian

Famous People with Surname Jordan

Michael Jordan - NBA basketball star

Barbara Jordan - civil rights activist and U.S. Representative

Louis Jordan - saxophonist and singer


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JORDAN family DNA project consists of Jordanian surname members from the USA, Canada, and Europe and is dedicated to “discovering matches among participants that enable them to achieve their goals in genocide research.”

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Jordan Name Origin and History

What does Jordan mean?
The name Jordan means "he who goes down". This meaning refers to the Jordan River and the slowness that the water goes down through the flow. Jesus was baptized in this river.

Origin of the name Jordan
The name Jordan has its origin in Hebrew.

Diminutives and variations of the name Jordan
There are no diminutives or variations of the name Jordan.
Men named Jordan have a strong character and are largely loners. They love to spend time alone meditating, thinking about those aspects of life that concern them, but they are also looking for a person to accompany them on the journey of life.

Numerology of the name Jordan
According to numerology, the number of the name Jordan is 7.

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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Jordan?
The origin of the name Jordan is Hebrew.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Jordan?
*️⃣ How many people are named Jordan?
Almost 511000 people are named Jordan.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Jordan?
The names of John, Luis, Juan, Maria, Jesus