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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Jalyn
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Jalyn in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Jalyn:
Records indicate that 2,378 girls in the United States have been named Jalyn since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2003, when 354 people in the U.S. were given the name Jalyn. Those people are now 17 years old.
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Comments about the name Jalyn
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14 Positive Comments
"My name is Jalyn, and I'm 12 years old now! :D Everyone at my school misspells it wrong, even the teachers do! But I'm USUALLY okay with it...:3" Jul. 16, 2014:
"I pronounce my name Juh lin and it is often pronounced and spelled wrong, but I love it :)" Jan. 30, 2013:
"My husband and I are naming our baby girl Jalyn. Relatives have already said that people are going to think its pronounced JAH-LYN and some have said we should put that line over the 'a' so people know it's a long 'a'. NAH! ;)" May. 14, 2012:
"my name is Jalyn, and i love the name it makes me feel different in soooo many was i hope when people think jalyn they thing beauty=smart=and sexyness!!" Aug. 14, 2011:
"My name is JaLynn. With the capital 'L'. I absolutely LOVE having a name that is never seen or heard of. It is pronounced jah. lynn. I can count on one hand how many times a person has pronounced my name right when they first hear it. The most commonly wrong way may name is said is jaylynn. My favorite part is the unique capital L. It makes for something even more unique than the people with my name. :)" Feb. 15, 2011:
"My name is Jalyn and I am 12 years old. People usually spell my name wrong like Jalen, Jaylin, or JayLen. I really dont care but they have to say it right. I met alot of people with my same name but spelled different. My mom named me Jalyn after herself. Her name is Jacqualyn, she used the first two letters of her name and the last three. I like my name but sometimes i wish it was different." Aug. 28, 2010:
"My name is JaLyn and I'm 14 years old. people often spell my name wrong, but I don't mind as long as they can say it right :] I love my name because i've never met anyone with the same name as me." Aug. 13, 2010:
"my name is jalyn and people do spell it wrong and pronounce it wrong but i just over look it its not jay lyn its jalyn not 2 syllables and ive never met any one with this name ive heard of them but never met them" May. 16, 2010:
"I named my daughter J'Lyn Joan because I love the look of how pretty it looked. Also my sister is Jennifer Joan and my middle name is Lynn so it fits. I may be prego again and if its a girl Kendyl KıLyn. so she is apart of her sister J'Lyn. THUMBS UP IT ROCKS." Apr. 16, 2009:
"I love my name its spelled JaLyn... I have met people who havent heard of it before, but I've always been told its so unigue and such a pretty name..." Apr. 22, 2008:
"i love my name and people always pronouce it and spell my name wrong and it annoys me" Nov. 14, 2007:
"People do say Ja-Lynn and it's not to be pronounced like that...just Jalen but I wanted it to be more feminine so I changed the e to a y." Apr. 24, 2007:
"well most people can pronounce it. but there is still some people who have not heard of this name or ancounter the same spelling. the correct way of pronouncing it is the break the word up into 2. Ja and lyn. Ja will be pronounce 'j'. just likethe Ja from Jason. and Lyn the usual way.. so it's 'J-Lyn'. so far i only met people with the the same name but different spelling(Jaleen)." Aug. 26, 2006:
"this is my name and i have had my share of mispronounciations over the course of my life (21 years). It is pronounce JAL-LYN but i often get called JAY-LYN or JAH-LYN. I have so far never met another Jalyn (besides the person i was named after) however a friend of mine met another Jalyn on a street." Mar. 17, 2006:
10 Neutral Comments
"My name is spelled Jaylyn. My fourth grade teacher called me Jay-Lyn and when I tried to tell her she wouldn't listen. Now, I'm 16 and it's still said wrong by others and spelled wrong." May. 6, 2016:
"My daughter name is Jalyn. Since she's a part oof my husband and I, I took Ja from my husband name James and lyn for my name Linda. Just changed i to y. Many people say her name incorrectly and spell it wrong too. Such as Jaylyn, Jailin,or Jayln. It's a great name! I was not aware of the meaning until my daughter google it." Nov. 18, 2010:
"well my experience with my name is okay, but people pronounce it Ja-Lynn and it's Ja'lyn and they spell it wrong like, jaylin, ja-lynn and ect. my mom named me after Jalen Rose so People think it's a boys name so i get mad. =)" Oct. 27, 2010:
"My name is Jalyn and most people pronounce it correctly then look at me and ask if they have said it right. I love my name because it's so pretty and not many people have it. People always spell it wrong so my friends and teachers just shorten it by saying and spelling it as "Jay" (:" Sep. 12, 2010:
"My name is Jalyn, I'm 16 years old and never met anyone with the same name. My parents chose it from the famous basketball player Jalen Rose but when they found out I was a girl at birth and didn't have another name, thy changed the "e" to a "y". I love my name:) I get compliments on it all the time and although people mispell it alot, I think it's a great name to have." Jun. 7, 2010:
"My daughter's name is Jalyn. We fell in love with the name. She is 8 yrs old. We get the same remarks as everyone above. They always want to say it in two separate words. It is one.
I guess we could of spelled it Jalen, but think our spelling is more for a girl & not a boy spelling." May. 19, 2010:
"MY DAUGHTER'S NAME IS JALYN AND YES WE HAVE EXPERICENE THE SAME THING AS THE ABOVE PERSON." Aug. 25, 2009:
"Yes, my name is JaLyn at first from the ages 8-10 i hated the name becuz people always told me it was a boy name but now that im almost turning tweleve .. im learning that it's good to be unique. So im so blessed i have this wonderful name and it's pronounced J-lyn spelled Ja'Lyn! peace out <3" Apr. 25, 2009:
"My name is Jalyn. Everyone always spells it wrong and pronounces it wrong, but i've gotten used to it. Most people pronounce it Jay-lyn. My name is actually pronounced "j as in jewelry" "lyn the regular way."" Jan. 24, 2009:
"Many people spell and pronounce it wrong but i am lucky to have such a name where many others have names that are common." May. 11, 2006:
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