Jago - boys name

Jago name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 90%

Jago name meaning:

The name Jago is derived from the Cornish form of the name James, and it carries similar meanings and connotations. James is a Hebrew name that translates to "supplanter" or "one who follows," indicating a person who takes the place of another or succeeds them. The name Jago is predominantly used in Cornwall, a region in southwest England, and is popular among the Cornish community.

People with the name Jago are often described as ambitious, determined, and charismatic. They possess natural leadership qualities and have a strong drive to succeed in whatever they set their minds to. Jago's tend to be confident and persuasive individuals, capable of motivating and inspiring others to achieve their goals. They often strive for excellence and have a natural ability to adapt to different situations. Furthermore, Jago's are known for their analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.

Overall, the name Jago carries positive connotations of strength, ambition, and leadership. It is a name that signifies a person who is destined for success and has the ability to inspire and influence others.

Origin: Cornish

Cornish form of Jacob.

Related names

Jacob , Anschel, Anshel, Anshil, Ashu, Hamish , Jacobina, Jacquelin, Jacquelyn, Jacquetta.-Jacquet, Jake , Jakob , Jamesina, Jameson , Jamieson, Jayme , Jaymes, Jeb, Jem , Jemmy, Jimmie , Jock, Rachael , Yacoub , Jago

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Overall UK ranking: 482 out of 4789

83 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Jago

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