Jordan: Boys Baby Name Meaning

Jordan Baby Name

The name Jordan means ‘to flow’ and refers to the river.

Jordan is derived from the Hebrew yarden (to flow down, descend). The name is that of the chief river of Palestine, in which Jesus was baptized.

Jordan originated as a given name in the Middle Ages, being bestowed upon those baptized in holy water said to be taken from the Jordan River.

For Jews, the river is a symbol of freedom since its crossing was the final step of Moses’ and the ancient Israelite’s return to the Promise Land after years of abject slavery in Egypt.

For Christians, the River Jordan is sacred because it’s where John the Baptist baptized Jesus. During the Middle Ages, around the time of the Crusades, Christians would pilgrimage to the Holy Land and return with a jar containing holy water from the river.

Some of the earlier medieval versions of the name were Jordanis and Jourdain; while medieval English folk sometimes used the diminutive Judd.

Versions of this name in other languages are: Jordanes (German), Jourdain (French), Giordano (Italian), Jordão (Portuguese) and Jordán (Spanish).

Famous people who share the name Jordan:

Jordan of Osnabrück, a German political writer; Jordan Belfort, American author, The Wolf of Wall Street; Jordan Bonel de Confolens, a troubadour.

 

Baby Sleep Music To Stream

Stream Nighty Night Lullaby

Stream Nighty Night Lullaby

Stream On:Baby Lullaby Songs to go to Sleep Stream baby lullanby songs from your music app, come, join and listen to Nighty Night Lullaby, play this lullaby to help put your baby to sleep. Baby lullaby songs are also great for boosting your own creativity as a parent....

Baby Sleep Music Album to Stream

Baby Sleep Music Album to Stream

Stream On:Relaxing Nursery Rhymes We have created a sleep music album full of the best nursery rhymes to help put your baby to sleep. 1) Twinkle Twinkle Little Star 2) Brhams Lullaby 3) Baa Baa Black Sheep 4) Hush Little Baby 5) Rock a Bye Baby 6) All the Pretty...

Baby Sleep Music: Relaxing Mozart To Stream

Baby Sleep Music: Relaxing Mozart To Stream

Stream On:Why Play Classical Mozart To Your Baby As babies begin to grow, they become more aware of their surroundings. When baby music is thrown into the mix, babies brain  tries to comprehend how simple notes form complex ones and before you know it, baby might...

More For You

Baby Music

Baby Names

Stream Lullabies

Free Printables

Download Good Night Baby Lullaby

Download Good Night Baby Lullaby

One Hour of Night  Night Lullaby Flying Over the Clouds, Float off to dreamland with Best Baby Lullabies Night Night Lullaby. Rocking your baby to this lullaby will help baby drift off to sleep with this lovely Fisher Price style musical lullabies and these wonderful...

Download Sea & Moonlight Lullaby

Download Sea & Moonlight Lullaby

Fly to The Moon Across The Sea with our  lovely Night Night Lullaby from Best Baby Lullabies. The sound in this lullaby is made is a Fisher Price Toy Style.sound which is very popular with babies and parents. t.1.01GB59 Minutes Our Lullabies Wherever You Are Best Baby...

Download Loopable Night Night LulLaby

Download Loopable Night Night LulLaby

Rocking your baby to this lullaby will help baby drift off to sleep with this lovely Fisher Price style musical lullabies and these wonderful dreamy images of floating above the clouds to the stars and moon beyond. They are very hypnotic even for adults.This is called...

Download The App

best baby lullabies app

Download Lullabies

Download Good Night Baby Lullaby

Download Good Night Baby Lullaby

One Hour of Night  Night Lullaby Flying Over the Clouds, Float off to dreamland with Best Baby Lullabies Night Night Lullaby. Rocking your baby to this lullaby will help baby drift off to sleep with this lovely Fisher Price style musical lullabies and these wonderful...

Download Sea & Moonlight Lullaby

Download Sea & Moonlight Lullaby

Fly to The Moon Across The Sea with our  lovely Night Night Lullaby from Best Baby Lullabies. The sound in this lullaby is made is a Fisher Price Toy Style.sound which is very popular with babies and parents. t.1.01GB59 Minutes Our Lullabies Wherever You Are Best Baby...

Download Loopable Night Night LulLaby

Download Loopable Night Night LulLaby

Rocking your baby to this lullaby will help baby drift off to sleep with this lovely Fisher Price style musical lullabies and these wonderful dreamy images of floating above the clouds to the stars and moon beyond. They are very hypnotic even for adults.This is called...

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This