Jason Name Meaning

English: probably a patronymic from James or any of various other personal names beginning with J-. Possibly also Greek: shortened and Americanized form of Iassonides, patronymic from the personal name Iason, which is derived from the Greek vocabulary word iasthai to ‘heal’. This was borne by a saint mentioned in St. Paul’s Epistle to the Romans, traditionally believed to have been martyred. In classical mythology this is the name (English Jason) of the leader of the Argonauts, who captured the Golden Fleece with the aid of Medea, daughter of the king of Colchis.

List of People with Surname Jason

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,527 people with the surname Jason. Among these people surnamed Jason, there are approximately 359 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. Robert Jason, Michael Jason and James Jason are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Jason, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Jason, with a total of 209 people, and there are a total of 140 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Jason, with a total of 159 people and an average of 109 distinct names.