US Popularity:1945
Other Origin(s):Hebrew
Meaning:John's son; God is gracious
Jones is a masculine name of Welsh and Hebrew origin. Traditionally used as a surname, this name has been around for centuries, making it a lovely way to inspire your bundle of joy’s old soul. It translates to “son of John” and “God is gracious,” and acts as a short, sweet, old-school choice for you and baby to celebrate your faith.

Famous People Named Jones

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  • John Paul Jones

Jones Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Jones is currently #2370 on The Bump
Boy:Jones is currently #1331 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Jones is currently #1945 in U.S. births
Boy:Jones is currently #960 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 13
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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