Jaslyn is a modern American name that was most likely created to fit with the “lyn” baby name trend that was so popular during the 1990s and 2000s. As a matter of fact, it even made the list of the top 1,000 baby names for girls in the United States during eth the 2000s, but it hasn't appeared on the list since 2009. The exact inspiration behind the name is unknown, but either way, we could see this name creeping on and off the list of popular baby names during the 2020s.
Meaning of the name Jaslyn:
American: No real meaning
Origin of the name Jaslyn:
Jaslyn's exact origin is unknown. Some say it's a respelling of the name Jazzlyn, which is also an American invention. Some say it's a taken on the name Jocelyn. Others believe it's derived from the name Jasmine.
Symbolism of the name Jaslyn:
Because it lacks meaning or an origin story, Jaslyn doesn't offer much in the way of symbolism. Some new parents may associate with jazz music. Those who see it as a take on the name Jasmine or the plant jasmine may associate it with love and beauty. The plant represents love and beauty to many cultures.
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Gender of the name Jaslyn:
Jaslyn is a girl's name.
Pronunciation of the name Jaslyn:
Number of syllables in the name Jaslyn:
Emotion evoked from the name Jaslyn:
The baby name Jaslyn evokes images of someone who is not afraid to use their voice for big issues. They strive to do what's right for the world.
Alternative spellings for the name Jaslyn:
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Popularity of the name Jaslyn:
According to the Social Security Administration, Jaslyn was a top 1,000 baby name for girls in the United States in 2008 and 2009. It ranked at number 884 in 2008 and 976 in 2009.
Related names for the name Jaslyn:
Great middle names for Jaslyn and their meanings:
- Abigail (father's joy)
- Charlie (free man)
- Celeste (heavenly)
- Mae (pearl)
- Mckinley (child of the fair warrior)
- Emmy (universal, rival)
- Belle (beautiful)
- Sadie (princess)
- Eliza (pledged to God)
Famous people with the name Jaslyn:
- Jaslyn Hewitt (tennis player)
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