What does the name Jay mean? The meaning of the name Jay is A Bird In The Crow Family. The origin of the name Jay is Latin. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Jae, Jaye
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Name Notes: A name on it's own or a nicknme for James or John.
Jay Gatsby, title charcter of the F.Scott Fitzgerald book, "The Great Gatsby", Jay Leno, late night talk show host, comedian.