Jean Name Gender

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

Since 1910, 96.1% of babies named Jean were girls.

In 2018, 24.2% of babies named Jean were girls.

Based on data from The United States Social Security Administration.


Infographic of Jean name meaning, which is A variant form, regarded as Scottish, of Joanna or Johanna, the feminine forms of John.
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Jean Name Popularity

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

  • In 2018 Jean was the 1,990th most popular girls name, representing 0.0023% of girl births in the U.S.

  • Since 1910 Jean has been the 70th most popular girls name, representing 0.2984% of girl births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 77 1,209 0.3434%
1911 74 1,354 0.3636%
1912 64 2,037 0.4039%
1913 60 2,539 0.4478%
1914 54 3,268 0.4689%
1915 48 4,600 0.5063%
1916 45 5,079 0.5258%
1917 40 5,690 0.5688%
1918 37 6,597 0.6147%
1919 37 6,795 0.6489%
1920 33 7,713 0.6937%
1921 25 8,593 0.7504%
1922 20 9,106 0.8174%
1923 19 9,511 0.8492%
1924 16 10,718 0.923%
1925 14 11,597 1.026%
1926 12 12,164 1.1059%
1927 14 12,504 1.1296%
1928 12 12,202 1.1404%
1929 12 11,858 1.1448%
1930 14 11,980 1.1469%
1931 13 11,007 1.1152%
1932 15 10,666 1.0796%
1933 14 9,960 1.0691%
1934 16 9,710 1.0044%
1935 18 8,845 0.9102%
1936 20 8,532 0.8857%
1937 23 8,392 0.8516%
1938 27 7,760 0.758%
1939 32 7,290 0.7167%
1940 29 8,058 0.7581%
1941 32 7,836 0.6962%
1942 36 8,254 0.6536%
1943 36 8,097 0.6202%
1944 37 7,649 0.6172%
1945 38 7,423 0.6087%
1946 37 8,554 0.5797%
1947 39 8,942 0.5357%
1948 47 7,769 0.4867%
1949 45 7,762 0.4825%
1950 48 7,431 0.4615%
1951 49 7,626 0.4498%
1952 50 7,512 0.4303%
1953 52 7,568 0.4276%
1954 56 7,663 0.4192%
1955 60 7,483 0.4068%
1956 65 7,175 0.3799%
1957 67 7,041 0.3659%
1958 73 6,523 0.3451%
1959 77 6,234 0.3281%
1960 87 5,636 0.2975%
1961 92 5,360 0.2839%
1962 94 4,877 0.2656%
1963 97 4,479 0.2495%
1964 100 4,096 0.2327%
1965 113 3,351 0.2049%
1966 124 2,903 0.1859%
1967 135 2,546 0.1678%
1968 158 2,066 0.1376%
1969 168 1,887 0.1225%
1970 159 2,104 0.1322%
1971 172 1,759 0.1171%
1972 211 1,276 0.0937%
1973 229 1,085 0.0837%
1974 258 936 0.072%
1975 275 842 0.0655%
1976 281 783 0.0608%
1977 312 722 0.0536%
1978 338 606 0.0451%
1979 354 614 0.0435%
1980 351 638 0.0436%
1981 383 556 0.0378%
1982 390 552 0.0369%
1983 412 481 0.0326%
1984 413 468 0.0315%
1985 459 424 0.0279%
1986 513 356 0.0236%
1987 535 336 0.022%
1988 618 278 0.0178%
1989 624 292 0.0181%
1990 789 209 0.0126%
1991 758 224 0.0137%
1992 934 161 0.0101%
1993 944 151 0.0097%
1994 1,030 131 0.0085%
1995 1,123 106 0.007%
1996 1,189 98 0.0065%
1997 1,298 82 0.0055%
1998 1,181 106 0.0071%
1999 1,514 61 0.0041%
2000 1,368 83 0.0054%
2001 1,794 46 0.0031%
2002 2,042 33 0.0022%
2003 1,957 40 0.0026%
2004 2,030 37 0.0024%
2005 2,100 34 0.0022%
2006 2,595 20 0.0013%
2007 2,479 23 0.0015%
2008 2,741 16 0.001%
2009 3,120 10 0.0007%
2010 2,458 21 0.0015%
2011 2,342 23 0.0016%
2012 2,981 10 0.0007%
2013 2,190 27 0.0019%
2014 2,162 28 0.0019%
2015 2,324 22 0.0015%
2016 2,270 23 0.0016%
2017 2,270 22 0.0016%
2018 1,990 31 0.0023%

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Names Like Jean

If you like Jean, you’ll love these other names like Jean.


What names are variants of Jean?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Jean.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Gene

Hebrew

Genie

Well-born, noble; God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeana

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeane

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanee

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeaneen

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanelle

English

Jeanene

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanette

French

#1,903 (0.0025%)  
Jeanice

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanie

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanine

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanique

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeanna

God is gracious

Hebrew

#3,122 (0.0004%)  
Jeanne

God is gracious

Hebrew

#3,098 (0.0004%)  
Jeanneen

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeannetta

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeannette

God is gracious

Hebrew

#2,849 (0.0006%)  
Jeannie

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeannine

God is gracious

Modern

Jeannique

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jeena

Well-born, noble; God is gracious

Hebrew

Jenette

God is gracious

Scottish

Jenica

God is gracious

Hebrew

#2,907 (0.0005%)  
Jennet

God is gracious

Scottish

Jennetta

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jennine

God is gracious

Hebrew


What names sound like Jean?

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

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Jan

God is gracious

Hebrew

Jen

Fair one; white and smooth, soft

Welsh

Jenn

Fair one

Welsh

Joan

God is gracious

Hebrew

#1,460 (0.0052%)  

What names are similar to Jean?

Find a name that’s like Jean, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Gina
#1,619 (0.0041%)  
Janae

God has answered

American

#1,051 (0.0111%)  
Jenna

Fair magical being

English

#403 (0.051%)  
Jenny

“The gracious gift of God.” A diminutive form of Joanna.

English

#1,034 (0.0116%)  
Jessie

He sees

Hebrew

#612 (0.0301%)  

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