Jahr Name Meaning

German: either a variant of Gehr or from a short form of a Slavic personal name beginning with jar- ‘young’, ‘robust’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads named Jar, from Old Norse jaðarr ‘edge’, ‘rim’ (under a mountain or beside water).

List of People with Surname Jahr

According to our database, there are a total of 169 people with the surname Jahr. Among these people surnamed Jahr, there are about 67 unique names, with an average of 2 people who have the same name. William Jahr, James Jahr and Michael Jahr are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Jahr, with 7, 5 and 5 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Minnesota has the largest number of people surnamed Jahr, with a total of 38 people, and there are a total of 29 unique names among these people. Michigan is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Jahr, with a total of 30 people and an average of 25 unique names.