Baby Boy Names Starting With J

Are you searching for a unique boy baby name starting with letter J? Look no further. Here’s a list of trending boy baby names starting with letter J for you to choose from.

By V Saravana Kumar

Baby Boy Names Starting With J

As parents welcome the newborn into the family, they face the challenging task of naming the child. But, choosing a modern and latest Indian name for the baby is not easy. Family members, friends and everyone around come up with their own suggestions, making the job tougher.

To help you out and make your job easier, we present a list of baby boy names that start with J, the tenth letter of the English alphabet. Browse through our list that includes unique Hindu, Christian and Muslim names, and choose the perfect name for your bundle of joy.

Etymology of the names: Etymology refers to the study of the origin and history of words. Most of the Indian names given here have their roots in Sanskrit. Likewise, the Christian names have Biblical origin, and the Muslim names have Arabic or Persian origin.

Telugu baby boy names starting with J

Jagat – World; the universe

Jatin – The auspicious one; lord of lords

Jitin – Undefeatable; one who rules us

Jivin – One who gives life; potent

Johit – God’s gift; achiever

Jagesh – Lord of the universe

Jalesh – Lord of water

Javesh – One who is related to God

Jethin – Undefeatable; conqueror

Kannada baby boy names starting with J

Jasvith – Always victorious

Jayanna – One who brings victory

Jenkara – One with a melodious voice; sound of bees

Jnanesh – Wise; victorious

Malayalam baby boy names starting with J

Jijo – Knowledgeable; handsome

Joshy – Happy; joyful

Jeethu – Victorious

Jeyesh – Winner

Jinish – Wise man; genius

Jijeesh – One who achieves whatever he desires

Jinadev – The lord of victory

Hindi baby boy names starting with J

Jiten – Winner; God of victory

Jaivik – Divine; pure

Jashan – Celebration

Jivesh – Courageous; god

Jareesh – One with a sweet smile; one who has a sparkle in the eyes

Jeevith – One who lives forever

Jeshvik – One who gets a clear victory

Jitaish – Lord of victory; victorious

Jaitra – Path to victory; a praise

Jiyan – Close to the heart; always happy

Marathi baby boy names starting with J

Jaiman – Successful; victorious

Jaivat – Victorious

Jivant – One with a long life

Jaisimha – Victorious lion

Jashisth – Precious gem

Jyotishk – Bright light; luminous

Bengali baby boy names starting with J

Jitu – Always a winner; dear

Jisan – Prince

Jaydeb – The God of victory

Jayanto – Victorious

Jiyanshu – Close to the heart

Jyotirmoy – Lustrous; full of Light

Christian (Biblical) baby boy names starting with J

Jaakan – (One of the sons of Ezer, the son of Seir the Horite); he twists

Jabin – (A king of Hazor at the time of the entrance of Israel into Canaan); discerner; wise

Jada – (The son of Onam and brother of Shammai); the one who knows

Jadon – (One of the builders of the wall of Jerusalem in the Book of Nehemiah in the Hebrew Bible); God has heard; thankful; a judge; judged by God

Jason – (An ancient Greek mythological hero and leader of the Argonauts); healer; physician

Joab – (Son of Zeruiah; nephew of King David and the commander of his army); father

Joel – (A Prophet in the Old Testament); Jehovah Is God

Joshua – (Assistant to Moses; became the leader of the Israelite tribes after the death of Moses) Jehovah is generous; Jehovah saves

Jonas – (Father of Simon Peter); dove; peaceful

English baby boy names starting with J

Jeff – Peaceful ruler; God's gift

Juan – God is gracious

Judd – Praised

Jamey – He who supplants

Jobin – Brilliant

Jonty – Gift of Jehovah; little John

Jowin – God’s grace

Jarvis – Servant with a spear; an expert with spear

Jeffry – Divine; peaceful

Jeric – A strong and gifted ruler

Jevin – Brave; Joyful

Jerrall – Open-minded; strong

Muslim baby boy names starting with J

Jaban – Soft-hearted

Jamar – Handsome; happy; healthy

Jaazim – Firm; strong

Jabran –  Brave; courageous

Jahid – Diligent; hardworking; striving

Jalis – Companion

Jaser – Fearless

Jawad – Generous; liberal; open-handed

Jazeel – Great; tremendous

Jibril – Archangel of Allah (Gabriel)

Jumail – Nightingale

Juzer – Capable; competent; deserving

Hindu baby boy names starting with J

Jarnav – Lord Shiva

Jathin – Lord Shiva

Jogesh – Lord Shiva

Jwalia – Lord Shiva

Jethwik – Lord Shiva

Janeswar – Lord Shiva

Jeethesh – Lord Shiva

Jugeshwar – Lord Shiva

Japendu – Lord Shiva

Jinal – Lord Vishnu

Jaithra – Lord Vishnu

Jainil – Lord Swaminarayan

Jaspal – Lord Krishna

Jokith – Lord Krishna

Jhankar – Lord Ganesha

Jaksh – Lord Kuber

Modern baby boy names starting with J

Jaitu – Winner

Jaidip – Light of victory

Jaymit – Winner; friend

Jevesh – Courageous; divine

Trending baby boy names starting with J

Jinith – Highly intelligent

Jairath – Chariot of victory

Jishaan – A proud prince; the door to heaven

Joshil – Powerful; energetic

Traditional baby boy names starting with J

Jyotiraditya – Light; glowing sun; Lord Krishna

Jitrendra – Conqueror

Jaisankar – Victory to Lord Shiva

Jagannath – Ruler of the world

With such a huge collection of names starting with J, your task of choosing the right name for your baby becomes a lot easier. Go ahead and give your little one a name that he will feel proud of, as he grows up.

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About the author:

Written by V Saravana Kumar and published on 21 December 2019.

The author is a writer, translator, editor, artist, graphic designer and startup enthusiast. He is also learning the art of parenting through his two teenaged children.

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