10th-17th letter of Latin alphabets
The Latin alphabet
Aa Bb Cc Dd
Ee Ff Gg Hh Ii Jj
Kk Ll Mm Nn Oo Pp
Qq Rr Ss Tt Uu Vv
Ww Xx Yy Zz

J is the tenth (number 10) letter in the English alphabet. It comes before the letter K and after the letter I. The letter was not used in the Roman civilization until 16th Century.

Meanings for J change

  • In calendars, J can sometimes mean these months - January, June, or July.
  • In a deck of playing cards, J is used to mark each of the jacks.
  • It can also be used as a initial for people with first or middle names such as Jack, James, John, Jesus, or Jason.