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Baby Name: Jarret

Jarret is a likeable baby name for boys. Easygoing in style, this name became associated with the positive and outgoing subcultures of the 1980s. Jarret is the name of a character in the Kingkiller Chronicles series, and Jarret is also a character in the Star Wars series. Keep reading to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Jarret:

Old Germanic: Spear ruler

Origin of the name Jarret:

Jarret is an alternative spelling of the name Jarrett. This name originated as a Norman French version of the surname Garrett. The name Garrett derives from the Old Germanic roots ger (meaning “spear”) and wald (meaning “ruler”). Some etymologists believe that the name may have also arisen from the Germanic root ger combined with hard (meaning “brave,” “hardy,” or “strong”).

Symbolism of the name Jarret:

Jarret is an alternative spelling of Jarret (meaning “spear ruler”). The name is an Anglo-Norman variation of the Germanic surname Garrett. Within Old Germanic culture, the symbol of the spear ruler was the warrior's valknut.

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Emotion evoked from the name Jarret:

The name Jarret evokes feelings of boldness and brawn.

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Nicknames for the name Jarret:

  • Jar
  • Jarrie
  • Jarry
  • Ret
  • Rhett
  • Jett

Popularity of the name Jarret:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Jarret was the 5,934th most popular baby name for boys in 2020.

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Great middle names for Jarret and their meanings:

  • Aydin (little fire, clear, enlightened)
  • Braulio (bright, shining, radiant)
  • Channing (young wolf, church officiant, wise counsel)
  • Craig (crag, rock, outcrop
  • Eitan (solid, enduring, firm)
  • Elon (oak tree)
  • Kingsley (king's meadow)
  • Maddox (son of Madoc, fortunate)
  • Pascal (born on Easter, born during Passover)
  • Pranav (sacred syllable)
  • Tor (thunder)
  • Walter (ruler of the army)

Famous people with the name Jarret:

  • Jarret Doege (football player)
  • Jarret Janako (actor)
  • Jarret Webster Johnson (football player)
  • Jarret Myer (record producer)
  • Jaret Reid (stuntman)
  • Jarret Lee Stoll (ice hockey player)
  • Jarret Tarnol (film producer)
  • Jarret John “J.J.” Thomas (snowboarder)
  • Jarret Zukiwsky (ice hockey player)

Jarret in popular culture:

  • Jarret (character in the Kingkiller Chronicles series)
  • Jarret (character in the Black Sun syndicate of the Star Wars series)
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