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The name Jair is of Hebrew origin, and means he shines.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Jair has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Jair
Use of the Name Jair for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
1,535 1,535 1,535 1,535 1,382 830 350
The table below indicates the number of times the name Jair has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Jair first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1996, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Jair
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1996887153  
1997    
1998    
1999    
2000    
2001732237  
2002623315  
2003505480  
2004604350  
Totals:  1,535 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Jair as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and almost never as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are significantly lower than actual counts because the name Jair appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 5 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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