Jara m (Cyrillic spelling Јара)
- a male given name
- a surname
According to official data by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística in 2016, Jara occurs in Spain as a first surname by 8,661 individuals, and as a second surname by 8,531 individuals. It is prevalent in Madrid, Barcelona, Murcia, Seville, Alicante, and Valencia.
- a surname from Spanish
According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Jara is the 1,583rd most common surname in the Philippines, occurring in 6,831 individuals.