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Jalen Name Meaning and Origin

Jalen Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Modern, Unique, Cheerful

Name Origin


The name Jalen is a modern and unique name with American origins. It conveys a cheerful and positive vibe, often associated with a friendly and outgoing personality. The name has gained popularity in recent years, especially in the United States.

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Jalen Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Jalen is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of sounds, making it pleasant to the ear.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Jalen has a balanced rhythm with two syllables, creating a harmonious and easy-to-say name.

Famous People Named Jalen

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● Jalen Hurts

Jalen Hurts is a professional American football quarterback who currently plays for the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFL. Known for his athleticism and leadership on the field, Hurts has garnered a strong fan base and recognition for his skills.

● Jalen Rose

Jalen Rose is a former professional basketball player and current sports analyst. He played in the NBA for several teams and later transitioned into a successful career in sports media, offering insightful commentary and analysis.

Jalen Name Popularity Insights

U.S. Population

The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Jalen

The name Jalen does not typically evoke negative connotations or associations with negative characters or cultural symbols. It is a modern and upbeat name that is generally well-received in contemporary society.

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