Baby name Jason
Description: Jason comes from the Greek name ‘Iason’, borne by mythological hero and leader of the Argonauts, who sailed to Colchis to discover the golden fleece. Jason of the Argonauts fell in love with sorceress Medea during this adventure, but was later killed by a falling timber beam from his ship the Argo. The name comes from the Greek word ‘iasthai’, ‘to heal’. Namesakes include Jason Donovan (performer) and Jason Priestley (actor).
Statistics for Jason
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Jason' was given to 10.008 Boys, representing 0,16% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Jason'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Jason' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Jason' varied from 344 to 1.001 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Jason'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Jason' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Jason' varied from rank 69 to 165.