Jordan

Pronunciation: jo-hrda-hn
Origin: Israel
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Asia

Jordan is a gender-neutral name of Hebrew origin, meaning "to flow down" or "to go down". The name is derived from the River Jordan in Israel, which is mentioned in the Bible as the location where John the Baptist baptized Jesus Christ. The River Jordan's name in Hebrew is יַרְדֵן (Yarden), and it is derived from יָרַד (yarad), meaning "descend" or "flow down". The name Jordan has a rich history and is popular in various cultures, including Hebrew, Greek, and Latin.

Jordan Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Jordan is currently #76 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Jordan is currently #76 on Kiindred Boy Names

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