Jay Name Gender

Is Jay a boys name or a girls name? Find out here.

Since 1910, 0.2% of babies named Jay were girls.

Based on data from The United States Social Security Administration.


Infographic of Jay name meaning, which is blue crested bird
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Jay Name Popularity

How popular is the name Jay? Here’s everything we know.

  • Since 1910 Jay has been the 5,038th most popular girls name, representing 0.0002% of girl births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 1,305 5 0.0007%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 0 0%
1926 1,224 13 0.0012%
1927 1,347 10 0.0009%
1928 1,328 10 0.0009%
1929 1,517 5 0.0005%
1930 1,622 5 0.0005%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 1,486 5 0.0005%
1937 1,351 6 0.0006%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 1,287 11 0.0009%
1946 1,322 13 0.0009%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 1,498 10 0.0006%
1950 0 0%
1951 1,872 5 0.0003%
1952 1,711 7 0.0004%
1953 1,365 17 0.001%
1954 1,447 15 0.0008%
1955 1,600 12 0.0007%
1956 1,618 12 0.0006%
1957 1,755 10 0.0005%
1958 1,490 17 0.0009%
1959 1,839 8 0.0004%
1960 2,093 6 0.0003%
1961 1,590 17 0.0009%
1962 1,799 11 0.0006%
1963 0 0%
1964 1,917 9 0.0005%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 2,467 5 0.0003%
1969 0 0%
1970 0 0%
1971 0 0%
1972 0 0%
1973 0 0%
1974 2,710 5 0.0004%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 0 0%
1978 0 0%
1979 3,036 5 0.0004%
1980 2,772 6 0.0004%
1981 0 0%
1982 2,927 5 0.0003%
1983 0 0%
1984 0 0%
1985 0 0%
1986 0 0%
1987 0 0%
1988 0 0%
1989 3,493 5 0.0003%
1990 0 0%
1991 0 0%
1992 0 0%
1993 3,804 5 0.0003%
1994 0 0%
1995 0 0%
1996 0 0%
1997 0 0%
1998 0 0%
1999 0 0%
2000 0 0%
2001 0 0%
2002 0 0%
2003 0 0%
2004 0 0%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 0 0%
2008 0 0%
2009 0 0%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 0 0%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 0 0%
2016 0 0%
2017 3,383 5 0.0004%
2018 0 0%

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Data via SSA.gov.


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What names are variants of Jay?

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Jaycie

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Jayla

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Jaylah

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#590 (0.0315%)  
Jaylan

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Jaylene

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#807 (0.0189%)  
Jeh

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Jey

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Jeyla

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What names sound like Jay?

If you like how Jay sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Jay.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Joy

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Latin

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