Colors Related to this Name: Green, Cream
Qualities Related to this Name: Diplomatic, Sensitive
Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #305 in 2013 and #296 in 2014.
Origin: From Classical Hebrew יֶרֶד (yéred). Often explained as deriving from the root י־ר־ד (y-r-d), which forms words relating to descending; some interpret the Book of Enoch as suggesting that the Jared in the Bible was so named because it was in his time that two hundred angels descended from Heaven to Mount Hermon. Alternatively, sometimes explained as deriving from the root ר־ד־ה (r-d-), which forms words relating to ruling.
-(Mormonism) The ancestor of the Jaredites in the Book of Mormon.
-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-) of Biblical origin; rare in the English-spesimilarg world until the 1960s.