Jumper or Jumpers may refer to:


  • Jumper (sweater), a top or a top garment (in Britain, Ireland, and some Commonwealth countries), in the vast majority of cases, knitted, and pulled on over the head, covering the torso; called a sweater in the US and Canada.
  • A waist-length top garment of dense wool, part of the Royal Navy uniform and the uniform of the United States Navy
  • Jumper (dress) (U.S. English; known elsewhere as a pinafore dress), a sleeveless dress intended to be worn over a top or blouse.
  • Article of clothing worn when performing gymnastics
  • Jumper a cotton or fleecy garmet with or without front opening.
  • Jumpers or rebound shoes


  • Betty Mae Tiger Jumper (1923–2011), first female chief of the Seminole Tribe of Florida
  • Hunter Jumper (born 1989), American soccer player
  • John Jumper (1820–1896), principal chief of the Seminoles from 1849 to 1865
  • John P. Jumper (born 1945), former Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force
  • William Jumper (1660–1715), Royal Navy officer


  • Jumpertown, Mississippi, a town, United States

    Arts, media, and entertainment

  • Jolly Jumper, the hero's horse in the Lucky Luke comic books
  • Jumper (novel), a novel by Steven Gould
  • Jumper (2008 film), a 2008 film adaptation of the novel
  • Jumper: Griffin's Story (video game), a video game based on the film
  • Jumper: Griffin's Story (novel), a novel based on the film
  • Jumper (1991 film), a pornographic film
  • Jumpers (play), a play by Tom Stoppard
  • "Jumpers", an episode of the television series Zoboomafoo
  • Puddle jumper, a spacecraft in the fictional Stargate universe


  • Jumper (band), pop group in Kristinehamn, Sweden between 1996-2001 ;Songs
  • "Jumper" (song) (1998), a song by Third Eye Blind
  • Jumper, a song by Capsule on the 2008 album More! More! More!
  • "Jumper" (2013), a progressive house song by Hardwell and W&W (duo)
  • "Jumpers", a song by Sleater-Kinney on the 2005 album The Woods
  • "Jumper", a song by Waterflame featured in the games Geometry Dash and Castle Crashers

    Computers and software

  • Jumper (computing), an electrical connector
  • Jumper 2.0, open source collaborative enterprise search software


  • Jump wire (also known as jumper, jumper wire, jumper cable, DuPont wire or cable)

    Motor vehicles

  • Jumper cables
  • Citroën Jumper, a French van

    Religious groups

  • Jumpers, members of the Welsh Methodist Revival
  • Jumpers, a faction of the Molokan religious sect


  • Jump shot (basketball)
  • Show jumper, a type of equestrian competition, or the horses that compete in same
  • Jumper, a person who participates in parachuting

    Other meanings

  • Jumper (suicide), a person who kills themself by jumping from a height
  • IAI JUMPER, a self-contained missile launcher system
  • Jumper, a common name for Jumping spiders