|Gender||👩🧑 Boy And Girl|
|Pronunciation||📣 \j(o)-rdan, jor-dan\|
|Number in U.S||👶 511,000|
|Rate in 2021||108|
|Name origin||🌍 Hebrew|
. 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
Jordan Family Surname DNA Site The
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.”
Jordan Family Genealogy Forum
Search this popular genealogy forum for the Jordan surname to find people who may have researched your ancestry, or ask your own question about your Jordanian ancestry.