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Names starting with J

Jennet - Scottish feminine form of English John, meaning "God is gracious."
Joey - Pet form of English Joseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jillian - Early form of Roman Latin Juliana, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jeri - Variant spelling of English Jerri, meaning "spear ruler."
Jerrold - Variant spelling of English Gerald, meaning "spear ruler."
Jun - Japanese unisex name meaning "obedient."
Jasmine - Variant spelling of English Jasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Jinhai - Chinese name meaning "golden sea."
Jarred - Variant spelling of English Jared, meaning "descent."
Jonatan - Swedish form of Hebrew Yownathan, meaning "God has given."
Jessica - English Shakespearean name of the daughter of Shylock, probably based on Hebrew Yiska, meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out."
Joanne - English form of French Johanne (Latin Joanna), meaning "God is gracious." 
Jaylyn - Variant spelling of English Jalen, meaning "God lodges" or "passing the night; tarrying."
Józef - Polish form of Greek Ioseph (Hebrew Yowceph), meaning "(God) shall add (another son)."
Josiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yoshiyah (Greek Josias), meaning "whom Jehovah heals." In the bible, this is the name of the sixteenth king of Judah.
Jake -   Middle English variant form of English Jack "God is gracious." 
Jenna - Pet form of English Jennifer, meaning "white and smooth."
Janice - Elaborated form of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jayne - Variant spelling of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jamila - Feminine form of Arabic Jamil, meaning "beautiful."
Jerrik - Danish variant form of Scandinavian Erik, meaning "ever-ruler." 
Jing - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "capital (city)," 2) "clear, crystal," 3) "custom, regulations," and 3) "essence, perfection." 
Janne - Pet form of Danish/Norwegian Johanne, meaning "God is gracious."
Joséphine - French form of Latin Josephina, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jaclyn - Variant spelling of English Jacklyn, meaning "supplanter."
Jan - English short form of names beginning with Jan-, most of which are feminine forms of John, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with masculine Jan.
Joris - Dutch and Frisian form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Juliet - Pet form of French Julie, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jacoba - Dutch feminine form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Juda - Variant spelling of English Judah, meaning "praised." 
Jelissa - Modern English name probably based on Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap." 
Josie - Pet form of English Josephine, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jabir - Arabic name meaning "comforter."
Jazmin - Variant spelling of English Jasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Jákob - Hungarian form of Greek Iakob, meaning "supplanter."
Jeshua - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeshuwa, meaning "he is saved." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of Nun. 
Jadon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yadown, meaning "judge," "thankful," or "whom God has judged." In the bible, this is the name of a man who helped Nehemiah rebuild the walls of Jerusalem.
Jorkki - Finnish form of Swedish Jörgen, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jaelle -  Perhaps a Romani form of the biblical Hebrew name Yael (English Jael), meaning "chamois," "ibex," or "mountain goat."
Janika -  Finnish form of Low German Jannike, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with masculine Janika.
Jacques - French diminutive form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Juhan - Estonian form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jera - English name derived from the Old Saxon runic letter jera, meaning "year."
Joana - Feminine form of Portuguese João, meaning "God is gracious." 
Janneke - Dutch form of Low German Jannike, meaning "God is gracious."
Julen - Basque form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jayda - Elaborated feminine form of English unisex Jade, meaning "jade."
Jared - Anglicized form of Greek Iaret (Hebrew Yered), meaning "descent." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Enoch and a descendant of Judah. Also spelled Jered.
Jeremiah - Anglicized form of Greek Ieremias ("Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls") and Hebrew Yirmeyah ("whom God has appointed"). In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including one of the six major prophets.
Jaydon - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jodoc - Celtic name derived from a diminutive form of iudh, meaning "lord."
Joe - Short form of English Joseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jalon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yalown, meaning "God lodges" or "passing the night; tarrying." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ezra and a descendent of Caleb.
Josslyn - Feminine form of English unisex Jocelyn, meaning "Gaut."
Jaqualina - English variant spelling of Latin Jacquelina, meaning "supplanter."
Jacquelina - Latin form of French Jacqueline, meaning "supplanter."
Jannicke - Feminine form of Danish Jannick, meaning "God is gracious."
Josce - Norman French form of Latin Jodocus, meaning "lord."
Janna -   Elaborated form of English Jan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jacobus - Latin form of Greek Iakobos, meaning "supplanter." In use by the Dutch.
Jael - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yael, meaning "chamois," "ibex," or "mountain goat." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of Heber the Kenite who killed general Sisera, an enemy of the Israelites.
Jóhannes - Icelandic form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jocosa - Middle English feminine form of English unisex Joyce, meaning "lady." 
Jutta - German form of Hebrew Yehuwdiyth, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Justina -   Feminine form of Roman Latin Justinus, meaning "fair, just."
Jón - Contracted form of Icelandic Jóhann, meaning "God is gracious."
Jayla - Feminine form of English Jay, a short form of longer names beginning with the letter "J."
Jehiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yechiyel, meaning " God lives" or "whom God preserves alive." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of king Jehoshaphat. 
Juceph - Castilian form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jagjit - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements jagat "world, universe" and jit "conquering," hence "world conquering."
Jaynie - Variant spelling of English Janie, meaning "God is gracious."
Jena - Variant spelling of English Gena, meaning "well born."
Jussi - Finnish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jericho -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeriychow, meaning "city of the moon" or "place of fragrance." In the bible, this is the name of a city near the Dead Sea, abounding in fragrant products such as balsam and cyprus.
Juho - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jolene - Pet form of French Jolie, meaning "pretty." 
Jennifer - English form of French Guinevere, meaning "white and smooth."
James - Middle English and Old French vernacular form of Late Latin Jacomus, from Greek Iakobos, meaning "supplanter." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of several characters, including two apostles and a half-brother of Jesus.
Jóhann - Icelandic from of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jami - Variant spelling of English Jamie, meaning "supplanter."
Jerry - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Gerry, meaning "spear ruler." Compare with masculine Jerry.
Jolie - French name meaning "pretty."
Jormungand - Norwegian form of Old Norse Jörmungandr, possibly meaning "giant pole." In mythology, this is the name of the Midgard Serpent--also called the World Serpent--that encircles the earth beneath the ocean. 
Joanes - Basque form of Latin Joannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jamaal - Variant spelling of Arabic Jamal, meaning "beauty."
Jalil - Arabic name meaning "exalted; sublime."
Jae - Variant spelling of English Jay, a short form of name beginning with the letter "J." 
Jarl - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Erlingr, the legend name of a mortal son of the god Ríg, meaning "earl, nobleman."
Johan - Short form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious." In use by the Czechs, Finnish, Germans and Scandinavians.
Jacinda - English variant form of Latin Jacintha, meaning "hyacinth flower." 
Johna - Variant spelling of English Johnna, meaning "God is gracious."
Jeanetta - English form of French Jeanette, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaimee - Variant spelling of English Jamie, meaning "supplanter."
Jyotsna - Hindi name meaning "moonlight."
Jimmy - English pet form of English/French James, meaning "supplanter."
Javor - Serbian name meaning "maple tree." 
Jitka - Pet form of Czech Judita, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jeremy - Variant form of English Jeremiah, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls." 
Jayendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element jaya "victory" and the name of the god Indra, hence "victory of Indra."
Jadyn - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jelle - Pet form of Dutch Willem, meaning "will-helmet."
Jamal - Arabic name meaning "beauty." 
Jeremias - Latin form of Greek Ieremias, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including one of the six major prophets.
Janey - Variant spelling of English Janie, meaning "God is gracious."
Jasper -  English form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer." Early Christians assigned names to the three Magi ("wise men from the east") who visited the baby Jesus. They are mentioned but not named in the bible; Jasper is one of them, the other two are Balthasar and Melchior. Jasper is also the name of an opaque cryptocrystalline variety of quartz that may be red, yellow or brown in color. Also spelled Casper and Kasper.
Jacomus - Late Latin altered form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jianjun - Chinese name meaning "build the army."
Jabari - Egyptian name meaning "brave."
Jem - Pet form of English James "supplanter" and Jeremy "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls."
Jerker - Swedish variant form of Scandinavian Erik, meaning "ever-ruler."
Jeanie - Pet form of Scottish Jean, meaning "God is gracious."
Jorma - Finnish form of Greek Ieremias (Hebrew Yirmeyahu), meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls."
Jancis - Modern elaborated form of English Jan, meaning "God is gracious." 
Janette - Elaborated form of English Janet, meaning "God is gracious."
Jamshid - Persian name, possibly meaning "shining river." In mythology, this is the name of the fourth king of the Kayanian dynasty.
Jervis - Variant spelling of English Jarvis, meaning "spear servant."
Jolanda - Italian form of English Yolanda, meaning "violet flower."
Jedidiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yediydeyah, meaning "beloved of God," "delight of God," or "friend of God." In the bible, this is a name given to Solomon by Nathan.
Jayme - Variant spelling of English Jamie, meaning "supplanter."
Jehona - Albanian name derived from the word jehonë, meaning "echo."
Javan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yavan, meaning "Ionia, Greece." In the bible, this is a place name and the name of a grandson of Noah.
Jeb - Pet form of English Jacob, meaning "supplanter." 
Jacinto - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Jacinthus, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Jauregi - Basque name meaning "palace."
Jahleel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yachleel, meaning "God waits" or "whom God has made sick." In the bible, this is the name of a member of the tribe of Zebulun.
Jacobina - Feminine form of English Jacob, meaning "supplanter."
Jia - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "good" or 2) "family, home." 
Jeltsje - Feminine form of Dutch Jelle, meaning "will-helmet."
Jacki - Pet form of English Jackalyn, meaning "supplanter."
Jehoshua - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa, meaning "God is salvation." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the leader of the Israelites after Moses died. Joshua is another Anglicized form.
Jaden - Elaborated form of English unisex Jade, meaning "jade."
Jaffer - Variant spelling of Arabic Jafar, meaning "stream."
Jarrett - Variant spelling of English Garrett, meaning "spear strong."
Jianyu - Chinese name meaning "build the universe."
Jöran - Variant spelling of Swedish Göran, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jefferson - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Jeffrey."
Jerónimo - Spanish form of Latin Hieronymus, meaning "holy name."
Jaymes - Variant spelling of English James, meaning "supplanter."
Jochebed - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yowkebed In the bible, this is the name of the mother of Miriam, Aaron and Moses.
Jeroen - Dutch form of Latin Hieronymus, meaning "holy name."
Jolenta - Variant spelling of Polish Jolanta, meaning "violet flower."
Jaylin - Variant spelling of English Jalen, meaning "God lodges" or "passing the night; tarrying."
Jubal - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yuwbal, meaning "river, stream." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Lamech. 
Julio - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jafet - Variant spelling of English Japheth, meaning "opened" or "abundant, spacious."
Jeetendra - Variant spelling of Hindi Jitendra, meaning "conquered-Indra," i.e. "the one who has won Indra."
Jasna - Slavic name derived from the word jasno, meaning "clear, sharp."
Janeka - Variant spelling of Finnish Janika, meaning "God is gracious."
Jehoash - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowash, meaning "given by the Lord" or "whom Jehovah gave." In the bible, this is the name of a son of king Ahaziah and a son of king Jehoahaz.
Jim - Short form of English Jimmy, meaning "supplanter."
Justus - Latin name meaning "fair, just." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a Christian at Corinth with whom Paul lodged. Justus is also the name of a 13-year-old Christian who along with his 9-year-old brother Pastor, was martyred at Alcalá de Henares in the early 4th century.
Jessamine - Latin form of Arabic Yasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Jimi - Variant spelling of English Jimmy, meaning "supplanter."
Jessye - Variant spelling of English Jessie, meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out," and also "gift."
Jonathan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yownathan, meaning "God has given." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Saul and a close friend of David.
Július - Slovak form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jayden - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Japhet - Variant spelling of English Japheth, meaning "opened" or "abundant, spacious."
Jibril - Variant spelling of Arabic Jibrail, meaning "master of God."
Jehezekel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yechezqel, meaning "God will strengthen." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet, the author of the Book of Ezekiel. 
Jehane - Feminine form of Anglo-Norman French Jehan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jelani - African Swahili name meaning "mighty."
Ju - Chinese name meaning "chrysanthemum."
Jochjo - Pet form of Esperanto Johano "God is gracious" and Jozefo "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Juniper - English name derived from the name of the "juniper tree."
Junayd - Arabic name meaning "small army" or "small caravan."
Juliane - French and German feminine form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jouko - Short form of Finnish Joukahainen, possibly meaning "great, large."
Joona - Finnish form of Greek Ionas, meaning "dove."
Joss - Pet form of English unisex Jocelyn, meaning "Gaut." Compare with strictly masculine Joss.
Jamar - Modern American English name of uncertain origin. It may be from Hebrew Yamir, meaning "to change," or it may be a contracted form of the French surname Jamard, from German Gamhard, meaning "happy and healthy." 
Jerusha - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeruwsha, meaning "dispossessor" or "possessed (by a husband)." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King Uzziah.
Jayel - Variant spelling of English Jael, meaning "chamois," "ibex," or "mountain goat."
Joceline - Feminine form of English unisex Jocelyn, meaning "Gaut."
Jacintha - Feminine form of Latin Jacinthus, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Jove - This is another name for the Roman god Jupiter (Greek Zeus), derived from the first element of the Indo-European compound *dyēus-pəter ("God the father"), hence "god." 
Jórunnr - Old Norse name composed of the elements jór "stallion" and unna "to love," hence "stallion to love."
Jouni - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes (Latin Johannes), meaning "God is gracious."
Josephina - Feminine form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Junaid - Variant spelling of Arabic Junayd, meaning "small army" or "small caravan."
Jered - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yered, meaning "descent." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Enoch and a descendant of Judah. Also spelled Jared.
Jaya - Feminine form of Hindi Jay, meaning "victory."
Józsua - Hungarian form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa, meaning "God is salvation."
Jokin - Basque form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up."
Joye - Variant spelling of English Joy, meaning "joy."
Joakim - Scandinavian form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up." 
Jovan - Serbian form of Greek Ioannes (Latin Johannes), meaning "God is gracious."
Joandra - Elaborated form of English Joanne, meaning "God is gracious."
Johanne -   Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Johanna, meaning "God is gracious."
Joy - English name derived from the vocabulary word, "joy."
Jamillah - Variant spelling of Arabic Jamila, meaning "beautiful."
Jinghua - Chinese name meaning "situation magnificent."
Jorun - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Jorunn, meaning "stallion to love."
Jayanti - Feminine form of Hindi Jayant, meaning "victorious."
Jodocus - Latin form of Celtic Jodoc, meaning "lord."
Jamaar - Variant spelling of English Jamar, probably meaning either "to change" or "happy and healthy." 
Jowita - Polish feminine form of Roman Latin Jove, meaning "god." 
Johnny - Pet form of English John, meaning "God is gracious."
Jocelin - Feminine form of English unisex Jocelyn, meaning "Gaut."
Jochen - German form Hebrew Yehowyakiyn, meaning "God establishes."
Jörgen - Swedish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jodene - Elaborated form of English Jody, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jovita - Portuguese and Spanish feminine form of Roman Latin Jove, meaning "god." 
Joos - Pet form of Dutch Jozef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)."  
Joann - Variant spelling of English Joanne, meaning "God is gracious."
Jools - Variant spelling of English Jules, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jolánka - Pet form of Hungarian Jolán, meaning "violet flower."
Johnna - Feminine form of English John, meaning "God is gracious."
Junia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Junius, meaning "vital force."
Jocasta - Latin form of Greek Iokaste/Jocaste, possibly meaning "violet tinted (clouds)." In mythology, this is the name of the mother and wife of Oedipus.
Jock - Scottish form of English Jack, meaning "God is gracious."
Joxepa - Feminine form of Basque Joseba, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jordan - Anglicized form of Greek Iordanes and Hebrew unisex Yarden, meaning "flowing down." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of a river in Palestine. In the New Testament, Jesus was baptized in this river by John the Baptist.
Jonquil - English name derived from the name of the "jonquil flower," from Latin juncus, meaning "rush."
Johnie - Pet form of English John, meaning "God is gracious."
Jorunn - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Jórunnr, meaning "stallion to love."
Jorie - Short form of English Marjorie, meaning "pearl."
Joeri - Dutch form of Russian Yuri, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jóhanna - Feminine form of Icelandic Jóhann, meaning "God is gracious."
Joep - Pet form of Dutch Jozef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
June - English name derived from the name of the month which was named after the Roman goddess Juno, meaning "vital force." 
Jolana - Czech and Slovene form of English Yolanda, meaning "violet flower."
Jian - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "build" or 2) "hardy, strong."
Josh - Short form of English Joshua, meaning "God issalvation."
Josias - Latin form of Greek Iosias, meaning "whom Jehovah heals." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah. 
Joaquim - Catalan and Portuguese form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up." 
Johar - Hindi name, possibly meaning "salute."
Jie - Chinese name meaning "cleanliness."
Johana - Czech form of Latin Joanna, meaning "God is gracious."
Joanna - Latin form of Greek Ioanna, meaning "God is gracious." In the bible, this is the name of a follower of Jesus.
Jörmungandr - Old Norse name, possibly meaning "giant pole." In mythology, this is the name of the Midgard Serpent--also called the World Serpent--that encircles the earth beneath the ocean. 
Joord - Pet form of Dutch Jordaan, meaning "flowing down."
Jamieson - English and Scottish patronymic surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Jamie."
Jiro - Variant spelling of Japanese Jirou, meaning "second son."
Jocheved - Variant spelling of Hebrew Yowkebed, meaning "God is glory."
Jiaying - Chinese name meaning "family clever."
Jorge - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Junjie - Chinese name meaning "handsome and outstanding."
Jónas - Icelandic form of Greek Ionas, meaning "dove."
Jo - Short form of English Joanne, meaning "God is gracious." Also used as a short form of other names beginning with Jo-. Compare with masculine Jo. 
Jamesena - Variant spelling of Scottish Jamesina, meaning "supplanter."
Jolán - Hungarian form of English Yolanda, meaning "violet flower."
Jola - Pet form of Hungarian Jolán, meaning "violet flower."
Jonty - Pet form of English Jonathan, meaning "God has given."
Joetta - Pet form of English Jo, meaning "God is gracious."
Jordi -  Variant spelling of English unisex Jordie, meaning "flowing down."
Josepha - Feminine form of English Joseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jonny - Variant spelling of English Johnny, meaning "God is gracious."
Jack - Probably originally an Anglicized form of French Jacques, meaning "supplanter," it is now considered a pet form of English John, meaning "God is gracious."
Joasia - Polish pet form of Latin Joanna, meaning "God is gracious."
Joop - Pet form of Dutch Jozef "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jóna - Feminine form of Icelandic Jón, meaning "God is gracious."
Jocaste - Variant spelling of Greek Iokaste, possibly meaning "violet tinted (clouds)." In mythology, this is the name of the mother and wife of Oedipus. 
Jaimie - Variant spelling of English Jamie, meaning "supplanter." Compare with masculine Jaimie.
Joni - Variant spelling of English Jonie, meaning "God is gracious."
Jiao - Chinese name, possibly meaning "teacher."
Jamison - Variant spelling of English/Scottish Jamieson, meaning "son of Jamie."
Jordie - Pet form of English unisex Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Joi - Variant spelling of English Joy, meaning "joy."
Joachim - Contracted form of English Jehoiakim, meaning "Jehovah raises up." 
Joleen - English variant spelling of French Jolene, meaning "pretty." 
Jamie - Feminine form of English James, meaning "supplanter." Compare with masculine Jamie.
Junko - Japanese name meaning 1) "obedient child" or 2) "pure child."
Joan - Medieval English contracted form of Old French Johanne, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with masculine Joan.
Joren - Dutch and Frisian form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jonie - Feminine form of English John, meaning "God is gracious."
Jowan - Cornish form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Johnathan - Variant spelling of English Jonathan, meaning "God has given."
Jovilios - Ancient Latin form of Greek Iovilios, meaning "descended from Iovis (Jove/Jupiter)."
Jordana - Feminine form of English unisex Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Joram - Anglicized form of Greek Ioram and Hebrew Yowram, meaning "God is exalted." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a king of Judah. 
Joonas - Finnish form of Greek Ionas, meaning "dove."
Jianguo - Chinese name meaning "build the country."
Jory - Cornish form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jody - Pet form of English Judith, meaning "Jewess" or "praised." Compare with masculine Jody. 
Jaki - Pet form of English Jackalyn, meaning "supplanter."
Joby - Pet form of English Job, meaning "hated, oppressed."
Jojo - Unisex pet form of English Joe "(God) shall add (another son)" and Jo "God is gracious."
Jovanka - Pet form of Serbian Jovana, meaning "God is gracious."
Jocelyn - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the Old French personal name Joscelin, meaning "Gaut." 
Jorja - Modern spelling of English Georgia, meaning "earth-worker, farmer." 
Jaylee - Feminine form of English Jay, a short form of longer names beginning with the letter "J."
Jodie - Variant spelling of English Jody, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jochem - Dutch and German form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up." 
Jonna - Variant spelling of English Johnna, meaning "God is gracious."
Juan - Spanish form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jin-ho - Korean name meaning "golden hero/leader."
Jamesina - Scottish feminine form of English James, meaning "supplanter."
Johano - Esperanto form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Joah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yowach, meaning "Jehovah is brother" or "whose brother is Jehovah." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Asaph.
Jonah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yonah, meaning "dove." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet who was swallowed by a great fish.
Joost - Dutch pet form of Roman Latin Justus "fair, just." 
Joukahainen - Finnish myth name of the rival of Väinämöinen, possibly meaning "great, large."
Joash -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Yowash, meaning "given by the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Gideon.
Jordaan - Dutch masculine form of Hebrew unisex Yordan, meaning "flowing down."
Jonette - Diminutive form of English Jonie, meaning "God is gracious."
Janel - Variant spelling of English Janelle, meaning "God is gracious."
Jooseppi - Finnish form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jochim - German form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up."
Jovana - Feminine form of Serbian Jovan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jed - Short form of English Jedidiah, meaning "beloved of God" or "friend of God."
Jarek - Pet form of Slavic names beginning with the element jaro, meaning "spring." In use by the Polish.
Joaquin - Spanish form of Hebrew Yehowyakiyn, meaning "God establishes."
Johnathon - Variant spelling of English Jonathan, meaning "God has given."
Jonelle - Pet form of English Jonie, meaning "God is gracious."
Jockie - Pet form of Scottish Jock, meaning "God is gracious."
Jordyn - Variant spelling of English unisex Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Jorgji - Albanian form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jophiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yophiel, meaning "beauty of God." In Jewish lore, this is the name of an archangel. 
Jori - French Provençal form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jingguo - Chinese name meaning "administering the country."
Joisse - Variant spelling of English Joyce, meaning "lady."
Jordon - Variant spelling of English unisex Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Jolanta - Polish form of Greek Iolanthe, meaning "violet flower."
Jovanni - Italian form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jocky - Variant spelling of Scottish Jockie, meaning "God is gracious."
Jumaane - African Swahili name meaning "born on Tuesday."
Joktan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yoqtan, meaning "small." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Shem.
John -  Anglicized form of Greek Ioannes (Latin Johannes), meaning "God is gracious." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including John the Baptist.
Jinjing - Chinese name meaning "essence of gold."
Jyoti - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit word jyotis, meaning "light."
Jorck - Dutch form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jone - Feminine form of Basque Jon, meaning "God is gracious."
Jonathon - Variant spelling of English Jonathan, meaning "God has given."
João - Portuguese form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jovilius - Variant spelling of ancient Latin Jovilios, meaning "descended from Iovis (Jove/Jupiter)."
Jiang - Chinese unisex name meaning "river."
Jakki - Pet form of English Jackalyn, meaning "supplanter."
Junichi - Japanese name meaning "obedient one."
Jörg - German form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Joël - French form of Greek Ioel (Hebrew Yowel), meaning "Jehovah is God" or "to whom Jehovah is God."
Joaquima - Feminine form of Catalan/Portuguese Joaquim, meaning "Jehovah raises up."
Jokum - Danish form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up."
Jolyon - Medieval English variant spelling of Roman Latin Julian, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Joyce - English unisex form of Norman French Josce, meaning "lord." In the Middle Ages, this was a masculine name, now it is almost strictly feminine. 
Johnnie - English unisex pet form of John and Johnna, both meaning "God is gracious."
Jayma - Variant form of English Jamie, meaning "supplanter."
Jofranka - Romani form of Latin Francisca, meaning "French."
Jayde - Elaborated feminine form of English unisex Jade, meaning "jade."
Jotham - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yowtham, meaning "God is perfect." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the youngest son of Gideon.
Jameela - Variant spelling of Arabic Jamila, meaning "beautiful."
Joëlle -  Feminine form of French Joël, meaning "Jehovah is God" or "to whom Jehovah is God."
Joannes - Late Latin form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jodi - Variant spelling of English Jody, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Józsi - Pet form of Hungarian József, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jourdain - French form of Hebrew Yarden, meaning "flowing down."
Johanan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yowchanan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jamey - Variant spelling of English/Scottish Jamie, meaning "supplanter."
Juno - Roman Latin name meaning "vital force." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Jupiter and mother of Mars. 
Jacqueline - Feminine form of French Jacques, meaning "supplanter."
Jung - Korean unisex name meaning "chaste."
Jaap - Dutch pet form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jeremiel - Variant spelling of English Jerahmiel, meaning "may God have pity" or "whom God loves."
Jaska - Pet form of Finnish Jaakko and Russian Iakov, both meaning "supplanter." 
Jin -  Chinese name meaning "gold, metal."
Janele - Variant spelling of English Janelle, meaning "God is gracious."
Jozua - Dutch form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa, meaning "God is salvation."
Josèphe - French form of Latin Josephina, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jehan - Old French form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Justin - English form of Roman Latin Justinus, meaning "fair,just." 
Jaka - Slovene form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jana -   Feminine form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Justinus - Roman name derived from Latin Justus, meaning "fair, just."
Juste - French form of Roman Latin Justus, meaning "fair, just."
Justy - Unisex pet form of English Justin and Justine, both meaning "fair, just."
Justyna - Feminine form of Polish Justyn, meaning "fair, just."
Justinas - Lithuanian form of Roman Latin Justinus, meaning "fair,just." 
Jacinth - English form of French Jacinthe, meaning "hyacinth flower." 
Juozapas - Lithuanian form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)."
Josu - Basque form of Latin Jesus, meaning "God is salvation."
Judi - Variant spelling of English Judy, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Josette - Pet form of French Joséphine, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jeronimas - Lithuanian form of Greek Hieronymos, meaning "holy name."
Janella - Pet form of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jacinta - Feminine form of Portuguese/Spanish Jacinto, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Janene - Variant spelling of English Janine, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaffa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Yaffa, meaning "beautiful."
Jedida - Variant spelling of English Jedidah, meaning "friend" or "beloved." 
Jari - Pet form of Finnish Jalmari, meaning "helmet-warrior."
Joseba - Basque form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Janelle - Pet form of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jedidah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yediydah, meaning "friend" or "beloved." In the bible, this is the name of the mother of king Josiah.
Jendayi - Egyptian name meaning "thankful."
Juri - Slavic form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Janan - Arabic name meaning "heart, soul."
Josaphat - Anglicized form of Greek Iosaphat, meaning "God has judged" or "whom God judges." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah.
Jane - English form of French Jehanne, meaning "God is gracious."
Janez - Slovene form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jóska - Pet form of Hungarian József, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jacklyn - Contracted form of English Jackalyn, meaning "supplanter."
Jeronim - Polish form of Greek Hieronymos, meaning "holy name."
Joseph - Anglicized form of Greek Ioseph (Hebrew Yehowceph and Yowceph), meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." In the bible, this is the name of the husband of Mary the mother of Jesus, and the name of the eleventh son of Jacob who became an advisor to the pharaoh of Egypt.
Joshua - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa, meaning "God is salvation." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the leader of the Israelites after Moses died. Jehoshua is another Anglicized form.
Joses - Anglicized form of Greek Ioses, meaning "exalted." In the bible, this is the name of a brother of Jesus.
Jernej - Slovene form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Jure - Croatian and Slovene form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jerzy - Polish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Janusz - Polish form of Latin Janus ("door, gate" or "archway") or Johannes, ("God is gracious").
Javier - Spanish form of Basque Xavier,meaning "new house."
Jason - Latin form of Greek Iason, meaning "to heal." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Æson and leader of the Argonauts.
Jackaline - English form of French Jacqueline, meaning "supplanter."
Jaromír - Czech form of Polish Jaromir, meaning "spring peace."
Jeton - Albanian name meaning "life."
József - Hungarian form of Greek Ioseph (Hebrew Yowceph), meaning "(God) shall add (another son)."
Jakub - Czech and Polish form of Greek Iakob, meaning "supplanter."
Jos - Pet form of Dutch Jozef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jurg - Dutch and Frisian form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jaci - Native American Tupi name meaning "moon."
Josefa -   Czech feminine form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Josefina - Spanish feminine form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
José - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jasmyn - Variant spelling of English Jasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Juris - Latvian form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Julek - Pet form of Polish Juliusz, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jacobo - Spanish form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jarogniew - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements jaro "spring" and gniew "anger," hence "spring anger."
Juliette - Pet form of French Julie, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jozafat - Polish form of Greek Iosaphat, meaning "God has judged" or "whom God judges."
Jurgis - Lithuanian form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Joselyn - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Jocelyn, meaning "Gaut."
Józefa - Feminine form of Polish Józef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jean - Scottish form of French Jeanne, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with masculine Jean.
Jurek - Pet form of Polish Jerzy, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jože - Pet form of Slovene Jožef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Judit - Hungarian form of Hebrew Yehuwdiyth, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jill - English short form of Roman Latin Jillian, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Juro - Variant spelling of Japanese Jurou, meaning "tenth son."
Julita - Pet form of Polish Julianna, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jackie - Pet form of English Jackalyn, meaning "supplanter." Compare with masculine Jackie. 
Joscelin - Norman French form of Old High German Gautelen, meaning "Gaut." 
Justyn - Polish form of Roman Latin Justinus, meaning "fair,just." 
Jesse - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yishay, meaning "I possess" or "wealthy." In the bible, this is the name of the father of King David.
Josep - Catalan form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Josune - Basque feminine form of Jesus, meaning "God is salvation."
Josiane - Pet form of French Joséphine, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Juliusz - Polish form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jaylon - Variant spelling of English Jalen, meaning "God lodges" or "passing the night; tarrying."
Joshawa - Variant spelling of English Joshua, meaning "God issalvation."
Jessi - Variant spelling of English Jessie, meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out," and also "gift."
Josephus - Late Latin form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jurian - Low German form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jacinthe - French form of Latin Jacinthus, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Josef - Scandinavian form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Josepe - Basque form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Josée - French feminine form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jurgen - Dutch form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Josebe - Feminine form of Basque Joseba, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Josif - Serbian form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Juraj - Croatian and Slovak form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jobeth - English compound name composed of Jo "God is gracious" and Beth "God is my oath." 
Jacek - Modern form of Polish Jacenty, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Jeannot - Pet form of French Jean, meaning "God is gracious."
Josué - Portuguese form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa, meaning "God issalvation."
Jackalyn - Variant spelling of English Jacquelyn, meaning "supplanter."
Josip - Croatian and Slovene form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jozefo - Esperanto form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Juli - English variant spelling of French Julie, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jozo - Pet form of Croatian/Slovene Josip, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jurij - Slovene form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jacenty - Polish form of Greek Hyakinthos, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Jesaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeshayah, meaning "God is salvation." In the bible, this is the name of one of the most famous prophets. Also spelled Isaiah and Jeshaiah.
Janie - Pet form of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jumana - Arabic name meaning "pearl."
Jitender - Variant spelling of Hindi Jitendra, meaning "conquered-Indra."
Jirair - Armenian name meaning "hard-working."
Jirayr - Variant spelling of Armenian Jirair, meaning "hard-working."
Jef - Pet form of Dutch Jozef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jenn - Variant spelling of English Jen, meaning "white and smooth."
Jens - Danish form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jehoiakim - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowyaqiym, meaning "Jehovah raises up." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah who was defeated by the Babylonians.
Júlia - Hungarian and Slovak form of Roman Latin Julia, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jehoshaphat - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowshaphat, meaning "God has judged" or "whom God judges." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a king of Judah.
Jenci - Pet form of Hungarian Jenõ, meaning "well born."
Jyrki - Finnish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jayna - Pet form of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jenny - Pet form of English Jennifer, meaning "white and smooth."
Jawdat - Arabic unisex name derived from the word jawda, meaning "excellence."
Judite - Portuguese form of Hebrew Yehuwdiyth, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jesca - Contracted form of English Jessica, meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out."
Jeptha - Variant spelling of English Jephthah, meaning "he opens" or "whom God sets free."
Jeannie - Variant spelling of Scottish Jeanie, meaning "God is gracious."
Jessa - Pet form of English Jessica, meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out."
Jaiden - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jabbar - Arabic name meaning "powerful."
Jaime - Variant spelling of English Jamie, meaning "supplanter." Compare with masculine Jaime.
Jerahmeel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yerachmeel, meaning "may God have pity" or "whom God loves." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Hezron. 
Junior - English pet name for a boy who has the same name as his father, derived from Latin junior, meaning "young." 
Jehudi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehuwdiy, meaning "Jew." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Nethaniah.
Jade - English unisex name derived from the name of the precious stone, meaning "jade."
Jaswinder - Hindi unisex name composed of the name of the god Indra and the Sanskrit word jasu "thunderbolt," hence "Indra of the thunderbolt."
Jett - English name meaning "jet (the mineral)," from Latin gagates, meaning "lapis; stone from Gagai," a town in Lycia, Asia Minor. 
Juha - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jarona - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yarona, meaning "to shout and sing."
Jeanne - Modern form of Anglo-Norman French Jehane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jalo - Finnish name meaning "gracious and noble."
Jaan - Estonian form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jahangir - Persian name meaning "world-conqueror."
Jørgen - Danish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jannike -   Feminine form of Swedish Jannik, meaning "God is gracious."
Jess -  Short form of English Jessica meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out." Compare with masculine Jess.
Jago - Cornish form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jaquelyn - Variant spelling of English Jacquelyn, meaning "supplanter."
Jamshed - Variant spelling of Persian Jamshid, possibly meaning "shining river."
Jaana - Short form of Finnish Marjaana, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Jemmy - Pet form of English James, meaning "supplanter." 
Jessamond - Middle French form of Latin Jessamine, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Jayson - English variant spelling of Latin Jason, meaning "to heal."
Jenaro - Spanish form of Roman Latin Januarius, meaning "January."
Jethro - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yithrow, meaning "his abundance" or "overhanging." In the bible, this is the name of the father-in-law of Moses. He is also known by the name Jether.
Jephtha - Variant spelling of English Jephthah, meaning "he opens" or "whom God sets free."
Jessamyn - English form of Latin Jessamine, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Jazmine - Variant spelling of English Jasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family.
Jeanna - English elaborated form of Scottish Jean, meaning "God is gracious."
Janessa - Elaborated form of English Jane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jabr - Arabic name meaning "consolation."
Jeanine - English variant spelling of French Jeannine, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaywant - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit word jayavanta, meaning "possessor of victory."
Jeni - Variant spelling of English Jenny, meaning "white and smooth."
Jerk - Short form of Swedish Jerker, meaning "ever-ruler."
Jaakko - Variant spelling of Finnish Jaako, meaning "supplanter."
Jabin - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yabiyn, meaning "whom God observes." In the bible, this is the name of two kings of the Hazor.
Jeriah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeriyah, meaning "people of Jehovah" or "taught by Jehovah." In the bible, this is the name of the chief of the house of Hebron. Also spelled Jerijah.
Julien - French form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jafar - Arabic name meaning "stream."
Jenni - Finnish pet form of Latin Johanna, meaning "God is gracious."
Jibrail - Arabic form of Hebrew Gabriyel ("man of God" or "warrior of God"), meaning "master of God."
Jimena - Variant spelling of Spanish Ximena, meaning "hearkening."
Jasmin - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Persian yasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family. Compare with masculine Jasmin.
Jawahir - Arabic name meaning "jewels."
Jenifer - Variant spelling of English Jennifer, meaning "white and smooth."
Jeanette - Pet form of French Jeanne, meaning "God is gracious."
Jalal - Arabic name meaning "greatness."
Jehohanan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowchanan, meaning "whom Jehovah gave." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a high priest who lived in the time of Ezra.
Jaasau - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yaasuw, meaning "they will do" or "Jehovah made." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Bani.
Janine - English form of French Jeannine, meaning "God is gracious."
Juanito - Pet form of Spanish Juan, meaning "God is gracious." This is the masculine form of Juanita.
Jyotish - Hindi name meaning "light" or "heavenly body." Another source states that it is the Sanskrit word for astrology.
Japheth - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yepheth, meaning "opened" or "abundant, spacious." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Noah.
Jessenia - Spanish name derived from the Latin Jessenia, the genus name for a type of palm tree found in South America.
Jai - Variant spelling of English Jay, a short form of longer names beginning with "J." 
Jaanai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yaanay, meaning "whom Jehovah answers." In the bible, this is the name of a man in the tribe of Gad.
Jehoahaz - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowachaz, meaning "Jehovah as seized" or "whom Jehovah holds fast." In the bible, this is the name of two kings of Judah and a king of Israel.
Jules - Pet form of Roman Latin Julia, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Judas - Latin form of Greek Ioudas, meaning "praised." In the bible, this is the name of the disciple who betrayed Jesus.
Julián - Spanish form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jaako - Finnish form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Javid - Persian name derived from the word jawid, meaning "eternal."
Jalen - Variant spelling of English Jalon, meaning "God lodges" or "passing the night; tarrying."
Jérôme - French form of Latin Hieronymus, meaning "holy name."
Jemma - Variant spelling of Italian Gemma, meaning "precious stone."
Jaida - Elaborated feminine form of English unisex Jade, meaning "jade."
Jamil - Arabic name meaning "handsome."
Jilly - Variant spelling of English Jillie, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jeane - Variant spelling of Scottish Jean, meaning "God is gracious."
Jamsheed - Variant spelling of Persian Jamshid, possibly meaning "shining river."
Jewel - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "jewel."
Jaidev - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements jaya "victory" and deva "deity; a god," hence "divine victory."
Junonius - Roman Latin name meaning "sacred to Juno."
Jacqui - Pet form of French Jacqueline, meaning "supplanter."
Judy - Pet form of English Judith, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jupiter - Latin name derived from the Indo-European compound *dyēus-pəter, meaning "God the father." In mythology, this is the name of the god of the Roman state, in charge of laws and social order. He is also the god of daylight thunder as opposed to Summanus, god of night thunder. The planet Jupiter was named after him. Equated with Greek Zeus ("god").
Jerald - Variant spelling of English Gerald, meaning "spear ruler."
Jaromila - Feminine form of Czech Jaromil, meaning "spring favor."
Justice - English unisex name derived from a Middle English and Old French byname for a fair-minded person, meaning "equity, justice."
Jere - Short form of English Jeremiah, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls."
Julie - French form of Roman Latin Julia, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jehanne - Variant spelling of Anglo-Norman French Jehane, meaning "God is gracious."
Jehonathan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehownathan, meaning "God has given." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the eldest son of Saul and a close friend of David.
Japeth - Variant spelling of English Japheth, meaning "opened" or "abundant, spacious."
Jetta - Feminine form of English Jett, meaning "jet (the mineral)."
Jenae - Pet form of English Jennifer, meaning "white and smooth."
Jacinthus - Variant spelling of Latin Hyacinthus, meaning "hyacinth flower."
Jenkin - English surname transferred to forename use, from Middle English Jankin, meaning "God is gracious." 
Jamshad - Variant spelling of Persian Jamshid, possibly meaning "shining river."
Jarka - Czech feminine form of Slavic Jarek, meaning "spring."
Jaione - Basque name meaning "nativity."
Jeshaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeshayah, meaning "God is salvation." In the bible, this is the name of one of the most famous prophets. Also spelled Isaiah and Jesaiah.
Jenõ - Hungarian form of Greek Eugenios, meaning "well born."
Jetmir - Albanian name meaning "good life."
Jahi - Egyptian name meaning "dignified."
Jaye - Variant spelling of English Jay, a short form of names beginning with the letter "J."
Jether - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yether, meaning "overhanging" or "abundance." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the father-in-law of Moses. He is also known by the name Jethro.
Jak - Albanian form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jerrie - Variant spelling of English Jerry, meaning "spear ruler."
Jessie -   Feminine form of English Jesse, meaning "gift." 
Juliana - Feminine form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jirou - Japanese name meaning "second son."
Judyta - Polish form of Hebrew Yehuwdiyth, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jarmila - Feminine form of Czech Jarmil, meaning "spring favor."
Júlij - Slovene form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jesús - Spanish form of Latin Jesus, meaning "God is salvation."
Jeannette - Variant spelling of French Jeanette, meaning "God is gracious."
Jbdouhi - Armenian name meaning "smiling."
Jaffar - Variant spelling of Arabic Jafar, meaning "stream."
Jinny -   Scottish form of English Jenny, meaning "white and smooth."
Jinan - Arabic unisex name meaning "garden; paradise."
Jermaine - English variant spelling of French Germain, meaning "from Germany."
Jaqualine - Variant spelling of English Jacquelyn, meaning "supplanter."
Jaffe - Variant spelling of Hebrew Jaffa, meaning "beautiful."
Jessalyn - Elaborated form of English Jessa, meaning "one who beholds" or "one who looks out."
Jennie - Variant spelling of English Jenny, meaning "white and smooth."
Jiphtah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yiphtach, meaning "he opens" or "whom God sets free." In the bible, this is the name of a city and the name of a son of Gilead. Also spelled Jephthah.
July - English name derived from the name of the month which was named after Julius Cæsar, hence "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jehosaphat - Variant spelling of English Jehoshaphat, meaning "God has judged" or "whom God judges."
Jarrod - Variant spelling of English Jared, meaning "descent."
Jumoke - Egyptian name meaning "loved by all."
Judita - Czech form of Hebrew Yehuwdiyth, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Julianna -   Hungarian feminine form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Juhani - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jantine - Dutch feminine form of Low German Jan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jerold - Variant spelling of English Gerald, meaning "spear ruler."
Jean-baptiste - French compound name composed of Jean "God is gracious" and Baptiste "baptist."
Jasvinder - Variant spelling of Hindi unisex Jaswinder, meaning "Indra of the thunderbolt."
Juozas - Contracted form of Lithuanian Juozapas, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jerri - Variant spelling of English Jerry, meaning "spear ruler."
Jibade - Egyptian name meaning "related to royalty."
Jamin - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yamiyn, meaning "the right hand," "the right side," or "the right quarter." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Simeon.
Jerred - Variant spelling of English Jared, meaning "descent."
Jeana - Variant spelling of English Gena, meaning "well born."
Jalmari - Finnish form of Scandinavian Hjalmar, meaning "helmet-warrior."
Julyan - English variant spelling of Roman Latin Julian, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Juana - Feminine form of Spanish Juan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jadzia - Pet form of Polish Jadwiga, meaning "contending battle."
Jucunda - Latin name derived from the word jucunda, meaning "happy."
Jahan - Persian name meaning "world."
Jaylen - Variant spelling of English Jalen, meaning "God lodges" or "passing the night; tarrying."
Jeunesse - French name meaning "youth."
Jackson - English patronymic surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Jack."
Jannik - Swedish pet form of Low German Jan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jyotsana - Variant spelling of Hindi Jyotsna, meaning "moonlight."
Jephthah - Anglicized form of Greek Iephthae and Hebrew Yiphtach, meaning "he opens" or "whom God sets free." In the bible, this is the name of a city and the name of a son of Gilead. Also spelled Jiphtah and Jephtha.
Jaron - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yaron, meaning "to shout and sing."
Jakov - Croatian form of Greek Iakob, meaning "supplanter."
Julienne - Feminine form of French Julien, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jalila - Feminine form of Arabic Jalil, meaning "exalted; sublime."
Juvenalis - Roman Latin name meaning "youthful."
Januarius - Variant spelling of Latin Ianuarius, the Roman name for the month of "January." 
Janetta - Elaborated form of English Janet, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaqueline - Variant spelling of English Jacquelyn, meaning "supplanter."
Jarlath - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Iarfhlaith, meaning "lord of the west."
Jytte - Danish form of Hebrew Yehuwdiyth, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jankin - Diminutive form of Middle English Jan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jumanah - Variant spelling of Arabic Jumana, meaning "pearl."
Julitta - Variant spelling of Polish Julita, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jarod - Variant spelling of English Jared, meaning "descent."
Jyri - Finnish form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Judah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehuwdah, meaning "praised." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the fourth son of Jacob and Leah, the founder of one of the twelve tribes of Israel. 
Jerahmiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yerachmiel, meaning "may God have pity" or "whom God loves." In the book of Enoch, this is the name of an archangel.
Juventas - Roman Latin name meaning "youth." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of youth.
Juvenal - Short form of Roman Latin Juvenalis, meaning "youthful."
Juuso - Pet form of Finnish Jooseppi, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jurriaan - Dutch form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Juturna - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Iuturna, meaning "to help."
Jutte - Variant spelling of German Jutta, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jurou - Japanese name meaning "tenth son."
Junius - Probably a contracted form of Roman Latin Junonius, meaning "sacred to Juno." 
Juliska - Pet form of Hungarian Júlia, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Junípero - Spanish name derived from Latin juniperus, meaning "juniper tree."
Jukka - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Juhana - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Juanita - Pet form of Spanish Juana, meaning "God is gracious." This is the feminine form of Juanito.
Judd - Medieval pet form of English Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Jesper - Danish form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer."
Jerrard - Variant spelling of English Gerrard, meaning "spear strong."
Jesimiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yesiymael, meaning "whom God makes," or possibly more fully "whom God makes grow old." In the bible, this is the name of a Simeonite chief of the family of Shimei.
Jeremius - German Latinized form of Greek Ieremias, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls." 
Jengo - African Swahili name meaning "building."
Jehoshafat - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehoshafat, meaning "God has judged" or "whom God judges."
Jehoram - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowram, meaning "God is exalted." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a king of Judah.
Jekaterina - Variant spelling of Russian Yekaterina, meaning "pure."
Jazeps - Latvian form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jeannine - Pet form of French Jeanne, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaycob - Variant spelling of English Jacob, meaning "supplanter."
Jaumet - Pet form of Catalan Jaume, meaning "supplanter."
Jaume - Catalan form of Late Latin Jacomus, meaning "supplanter."
Jathibiyya - Arabic name meaning "attractive and charming."
Jathbiyya - Variant spelling of Arabic Jathibiyya, meaning "attractive and charming."
Jaroslav - Czech and Slovak form of Polish Jaroslaw, meaning "spring glory."
Jaromil - Czech name composed of the Slavic elements jaro "spring" and mil "favor," hence "spring favor."
Jarmil - Contracted form of Czech Jaromil, meaning "spring favor."
Jaleh - Persian name meaning "dew."
Janek - Slavic pet form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jakab - Hungarian form of Greek Iakob, meaning "supplanter."
Jagoda -   Croatian and Serbian name meaning "strawberry."
Jadvyga - Lithuanian form of Old High German Haduwig, meaning "contending battle."
Jafari - Egyptian name meaning "creek."
Jadranko - Croatian form of Latin Adrianus, meaning "from Hadria."
Jadranka - Feminine form of Croatian Jadranko, meaning "from Hadria."
Jacquie - Pet form of French Jacqueline, meaning "supplanter."
Jacquette - Pet form of French Jacqueline, meaning "supplanter."
Jacquetta - Latin form of French Jacquette, meaning "supplanter."
Jacobine - Dutch feminine form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jacopo - Italian form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jørunn - Norwegian form of Old Norse Jórunnr, meaning "stallion to love."
Jørn - Contracted form of Danish Jørgen, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jérémie - French form of Greek Ieremias, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls."
János - Hungarian form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jacquelyn - English form of French Jacqueline, meaning "supplanter."
Jaxon - Modern spelling of English Jackson, meaning "son of Jack."
Jehoiachin - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehowyakiyn, meaning "God establishes." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah, the son of Yehowyaqiym. He was imprisoned by Nebuchadnezzar.
Jareb - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yareb, meaning "contender." In the bible, this is an epithet given to the king of Assyria.
Juvela - Esperanto name meaning "jewel-like."
Jashub - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yashuwb, meaning "he will return" or "turning oneself." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Bani and a son of Issachar.
Julianus - Roman Latin name, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jimmie - Variant spelling of English Jimmy, meaning "supplanter."
Jeduthun - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeduwthuwn, meaning "praising." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite of the family of Merari.
Judie - Variant spelling of English Judy, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Jagannath - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements jagat "world, universe" and natha "lord, master," hence "master of the universe." In mythology, this is a title belonging to Vishnu.
Janis - Variant spelling of English Janice, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with masculine Janis.
Jehu - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehuw, meaning "God is He." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a king of Israel and a son of Hanani.
Jen - Short form of English Jennifer, meaning "white and smooth."
Jenessa - Elaborated form of English Jen, meaning "white and smooth."
Jenelle - Elaborated form of English Jen, meaning "white and smooth."
Julene - Feminine form of Basque Julen, possibly meaning "descended from Jupiter."
Jachin - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yakiyn, meaning "he establishes" or "whom God strengthens." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Simeon.
Janina - Latin form of French Jeannine, meaning "God is gracious."
Janus -  Variant spelling of Roman Latin Ianus, meaning "door, gate" or "archway." In mythology, this is the name of a two-faced god of gateways. With his two faces he looks into the past and future simultaneously. The month of January was named after this god.
Jadwiga - Polish form of Old High German Haduwig, meaning "contending battle."
Jerrod - Variant spelling of English Jared, meaning "descent."
Javaid - Variant spelling of Persian Javid, meaning "eternal."
Jada - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yada, meaning "he knows" or "wise." In the bible, this is the name of a member of the tribe of Judah.
Jillie - Pet form of English Jill, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jitendra - Hindi name composed of Sanskrit jita "conquered" and the name of the god Indra, hence "conquered-Indra," i.e. "the one who has won Indra."
Janet -  Anglicized form of Scottish Jennet, meaning "God is gracious."
Jude - Another Anglicized form of Hebrew Yehuwdah, meaning "praised." In the bible, this is the name of the brother of James. 
Jitinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Jitendra, meaning "conquered-Indra."
Jareth - Probably a modern variant spelling of English Jared, meaning "descent."
Jameel - Variant spelling of Arabic Jamil, meaning "handsome."
Jaak - Short form of Finnish Jaako, meaning "supplanter."
Jenggis - Chinese-Mongolian name composed of the Chinese word zhèng, "just, right, true," and the Mongolian adjectival modifier -s, hence "just, right, and true."
Jair -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Yaiyr, meaning "whom God enlightens." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a descendant of Manasseh. 
Javed - Variant spelling of Persian Javid, meaning "eternal."
Jewell - Variant spelling of English Jewel, meaning "jewel."
Jani -   Finnish pet form of Low German Jan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaagup - Estonian form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Jep - Short form of English Jephthah, meaning "he opens" or "whom God sets free."
Jannette - Variant spelling of English Janette, meaning "God is gracious."
Jeltje - Feminine form of Dutch Jelle, meaning "will-helmet."
Jarvis - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Middle English Gervase, meaning "spear servant."
Jagdish - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements jagat "world, universe" and isa "ruler," hence "world ruler."
Jabril - Variant spelling of Arabic Jibril, meaning "master of God."
Jaroslava - Feminine form of Czech/Slovak Jaroslav, meaning "spring glory."
Jesúsa - Feminine form of Spanish Jesús, meaning "God is salvation."
Jess -  Short form of English Jesse, meaning "gift." Compare with feminine Jess.
Jesus - Latin form of Greek Iesous, meaning "God is salvation." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of many characters, including the son of God by the Virgin Mary. Jesus preached for four years before being crucified on a cross in Jerusalem. 
Jia - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "good" or 2) "family, home." 
Jian - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "build" or 2) "hardy, strong."
Jiang - Chinese unisex name meaning "river."
Jarosława - Feminine form of Polish Jarosław, meaning "spring glory."
Jinan - Arabic unisex name meaning "garden; paradise."
Jindřich - Czech form of Latin Henricus, meaning "home-ruler."
Jing - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "capital (city)," 2) "clear, crystal," 3) "custom, regulations," and 3) "essence, perfection." 
Jiří - Czech form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jo - Variant spelling of English Joe, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." Compare with feminine Jo. 
Joan - Catalan form of English John, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with feminine Joan.
Jackie - Pet form of English Jack, meaning "supplanter" or "God is gracious." Compare with feminine Jackie. 
Jocelyn - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the Old French personal name Joscelin, meaning "Gaut." 
Jade - English unisex name derived from the name of the precious stone, meaning "jade."
Jaden - Elaborated form of English unisex Jade, meaning "jade."
Jadyn - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jody - Pet form of English Joseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." Compare with feminine Jody.
Jelena (serbian - Јелена):  Croatian form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
Joel - English form of Greek Ioel (Hebrew Yowel), meaning "Jehovah is God" or "to whom Jehovah is God." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including one of the minor prophets. 
Johann - German name derived from Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Johannes - Latin form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jaiden - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jaime - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Jacomus, meaning "supplanter." Compare with feminine Jaime.
Jaimie - Variant spelling of English/Scottish Jamie, meaning "supplanter." Compare with feminine Jaimie.
Johnnie - English unisex pet form of John and Johnna, both meaning "God is gracious."
Jojo - Unisex pet form of English Joe "(God) shall add (another son)" and Jo "God is gracious."
Jakob - German and Scandinavian form of Greek Iakob, meaning "supplanter."
Jon -   Basque form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jonas -   Late Latin form of Greek Ionas, meaning "dove." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Peter.
Joni - Finnish form of Greek Ioannes (Latin Johannes), meaning "God is gracious."
Jools - English form of French Jules, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jamie - English and Scottish pet form of James, meaning "supplanter." Compare with feminine Jamie.
Ján - Czech and Slovak form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jan -  Compare with feminine Jan. Middle English form of English John, meaning "God is gracious." 
Jordan - Anglicized form of Greek Iordanes and Hebrew unisex Yarden, meaning "flowing down." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of a river in Palestine. In the New Testament, Jesus was baptized in this river by John the Baptist.
Jordi -   Catalan form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jordon - Variant spelling of English unisex Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Janis - Latvian form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with feminine Janis.
Jordyn - Variant spelling of English unisex Jordan, meaning "flowing down."
Janko (serbian - Јанко):  Croatian and Serbian diminutive form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jindřiška - Feminine form of Czech Jindřich, meaning "home-ruler."
Jiřina - Feminine form of Czech Jiří, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Jaromir - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements jaro "spring" and mir "peace," hence "spring peace."
Jaropełk - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements jaro "spring" and pelk "people," hence "spring people."
Jarosław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements jaro "spring" and slawa "glory," hence "spring glory."
Joelle - English form of French Joëlle, meaning "Jehovah is God" or "to whom Jehovah is God."
Jasmin - Bosnian form of Arabic Yasmin, meaning "jasmine flower," a plant in the olive family. Compare with feminine Jasmin.
Joss -   Pet form of English unisex Jocelyn, meaning "Gaut." 
Johanna - Feminine form of Latin Johannes, meaning "God is gracious."
Jasvinder - Variant spelling of Hindi unisex Jaswinder, meaning "Indra of the thunderbolt."
Jaswinder - Hindi unisex name composed of the name of the god Indra and the Sanskrit element jasu "thunderbolt," hence "Indra of the thunderbolt."
Josue - French and Spanish form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa, meaning "God issalvation."
Jawdat - Arabic unisex name derived from the word jawda, meaning "excellence."
Jay (hindi - जय):  English short form of names beginning with the letter "J." May also be given as a bird name.
Joyce - English unisex form of Norman French Josce, meaning "lord." In the Middle Ages, this was a masculine name, now it is almost strictly feminine. 
Jayden - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jaydon - Variant spelling of English unisex Jaden, meaning "jade."
Jožef - Slovene form of Greek Ioseph (Hebrew Yowceph), meaning "(God) shall add (another son)."
Jozef - Dutch form of Latin Josephus, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jean - A derivative of Anglo-Norman French Jehan, meaning "God is gracious." Compare with feminine Jean.
Jędrzej - Old Polish form of Greek Andreas, meaning "man, warrior."
Jules -  French form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)." In use by the English.
Julian - Short form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)." In use by the English.
Josephine - English form of French Joséphine, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Julij -  Russian form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Julius - Roman name thought to probably be a contracted form of Latin Jovilius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Jun - Japanese unisex name meaning "obedient."
Jožefa - Feminine form of Slovene Jožef, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Jozefa - Feminine form of Hungarian József, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
J�rgen - Low German form of Latin Georgius, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Julia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Julius, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Justice - English unisex name derived from a Middle English and Old French byname for a fair-minded person, meaning "equity, justice."
Jerome - English form of French Jérôme, meaning "holy name."
Julija (russian - Ю́лия, Ukrainian: Юлія):  Feminine form of Russian Julij, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Justy - Unisex pet form of English Justin and Justine, both meaning "fair, just."
Jerry - Pet form of English Jeremy, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls." Compare with feminine Jerry. 

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