Name: Jada

Origin and Meaning of the Name Jada

  • Meaning:
    Precious green stone
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  • Meaning:
    He knew
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  • Pronunciation:
    (JAY dah)
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    English speaking countries
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    Jada is an English transcription of the Biblical male name Yada, from the Hebrew meaning "he knew". In the Old Testament, Yada was a man of the Tribe of Judah.

    Today Jada is also used on girls as an elaboration of Jade, from the precious green gemstone. Actress and singer Jada Pinkett Smith is a famous bearer.

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