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Jamey (girl)

What does Jamey mean?

Jamey Pronunciation of Jamey [jamey] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Jamey) has its roots in Spanish and Hebrew, and the name Jamey means "he who supplants". Jamey is a version of Jaime (Spanish). Jamey is also a derivative of Jamie (Hebrew).

Associated with: supplants (victory).


Jamey has 12 variants: Jaima, Jaimi, Jaimie, Jaimy, Jama, Jamee, Jamei, Jami, Jamia, Jammie, Jaymee and Jaymie.

6 more different relations via Jaime, Jamie: Jaimee, Jaimey, James, Jamese, Jamilyn and Jayme.

Creative forms:
(female) Jeomey, Jumey, ..

(male) Jaly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jamey Aminah (J.A.), ..

How popular is Jamey?

Jamey is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2907 out of 4276, Top 68%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jamey was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #1301 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jamey outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Jamey rated in the Top 2000 are Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimie, Jama, Jamee, James, Jami, Jamia, Jamie (#498 the previous year), Jammie, Jayme, Jaymee and Jaymie. These forms of Jamey were at the peak of their popularity 4 decades ago (adoption of 0.9%) and have become much less widespread since, with forms like Jayme becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamey, Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimie, Jama in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamee, James, Jami, Jamia, Jamie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jammie, Jayme, Jaymee, Jaymie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jamie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jamey is alike in pronunciation to Jemma and Jemmy. Other suggested similar names are Aimey, Amey, Cacey, Cadey, Caley, Carey, Casey, Catey, Dacey, Daney, Emmey, Haley, Jacee, Jacey, Jackey, Jacky, Jacy, Jade, Jadee, Jaden, Jadeyn, Jady, Jae, Jael, Jalea, Jameka, Jamela, Janay, Jandy, Jane, Janea, Janee, Janel, Janely, Janet, Janey, Janney, Janny, Jany, Jay, Jaye, Jayel, Jazzy, Jey, Jobey, Jodey, Joey, Joley, Jorey, Josey, Judey, Juley, Kacey, Kaley, Kasey, Katey, Lacey, Ladey, Laney, Macey, Mazey, Raley, Ramsey, Samey, Sammey, Tacey, Tammey and Taney. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jamey.

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