Popularity:1959
Origin:Swahili
Meaning:Valiant, the brave one, fearless
A boy’s name of Swahili origin, Jabari means “valiant, the brave one, fearless.” This mellifluous name comes from the Arabic word jabbār, meaning “ruler,” and emanates heroic charm. Jabari is an incredibly beloved name amongst African-American boys and has been on a stable rise in popularity since 2015. With so many remarkable figures in sports and literature bearing this name, your little warrior will have many role models to look up to. A name like Jabari will inspire baby to be valiant in the face of fear, no matter how challenging life may be.
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