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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 13 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: English, Portuguese

Meaning: Powerful and agile feline

Pronunciation: jag-wahr, /ˈdʒæɡwɑːr/, JH AE G W AA R

Popularity Rank: #22,228

On this page:

  • 1. Jaguar Meaning
  • 2. Jaguar Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Jaguar
  • 4. Translations of Jaguar
  • 5. Jaguar Name Popularity
  • 6. Jaguar popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Jaguar
  • 8. Jaguar Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Jaguar

Jaguar Meaning

The name Jaguar originates from the Portuguese word 'jaguar', which means 'large feline found in the Americas'. It symbolizes power, strength, and agility.

Jaguar also means "Powerful and agile feline".

Jaguar is commonly found in Mexico, United States of America, Saudi Arabia, and 75 more countries.

Jaguar Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: jag-wahr

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈdʒæɡwɑːr/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: JH AE G W AA R

JH: Pronounce as in "joke" (JH OW K)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

G: Pronounce as in "go" (G OW)

W: Pronounce as in "we" (W IY)

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Jaguar

Jaguar Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Jaguar is recorded 1,794 times globally, ranking it as the 22,228th most common name worldwide.

Jaguar is most prevalent in Mexico, with 277 occurrences, making it the 3,320th most popular name in the country.

In Mexico, the name Jaguar is found among 1 in every 3252 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Jaguar Popularity by Country

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Mexico#3,3201 : 3,252
United States of America#9,9321 : 8,782
Saudi Arabia#15,1441 : 20,085
Morocco#9,5271 : 12,536
France#12,1171 : 16,718
Algeria#11,1111 : 18,739
South Africa#14,1351 : 33,027
Egypt#27,2661 : 38,881
Malaysia#17,2651 : 38,280
Colombia#16,6201 : 26,319
Cameroon#3,8121 : 9,490
Peru#9,7271 : 22,728
Iraq#22,8131 : 33,256
Italy#23,1031 : 33,787
United Kingdom#13,5721 : 16,612
Philippines#2,9391 : 7,587
United Arab Emirates#17,5311 : 32,101
Guatemala#3,8151 : 7,103
Turkey#18,8051 : 34,882
Tunisia#12,5671 : 21,991
Kuwait#14,0481 : 28,823

List of countries the name Jaguar is rarely found

Jaguar popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Jaguar from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Jaguar

  • Jaguar (Kenyan musician)
    Jaguar (Kenyan musician) is a Politician from Kenya.
  • Jaguar (cartoonist)
    Jaguar (cartoonist) is a Cartoonist from Brazil.
  • Jaguar Skills is a Dj from United Kingdom.
  • Jaguar Thangam is a Actor from India.
  • Jaguar Wright is a Singer from US.
  • Jaguar Yokota is a Wrestler from Japan.

Nicknames for Jaguar

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Jaguar Name Poster

Jaguar Name Poster

Names similar to Jaguar


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