Jae is a name of Korean origin. In Korean, the meaning of Jae is ‘ability’ or ‘talent’ and is a gender-neutral name. This name can be given to both boys and girls. The name Jae also means 'extreme riches' or 'good fortune'. Jae is a variant of the name Jay, and another meaning of this name is 'blue crested bird'. This name was popular from the ‘40s to the ‘70s. A historical figure with this name is Gil Jae who was a scholar and writer for the Goryeo and Joseon dynasty.