Name: Jason

Origin and Meaning of the Name Jason

  • Meaning:
    Healer
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (JAY sun)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Jason)
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Miscellaneous Info for Jason

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Jason is a popular name in English-speaking countries. It was borne in Greek mythology by the great Thessalian hero who led the Argonauts in the quest for the Golden Fleece. A Jason is mentioned in the Biblical books of Acts and Romans, his house is used a refuge by Paul and Silas.

    Jason Isaacs is a British actor.

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Popularity Rank of Jason (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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