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pinWhat does Jami mean?

Jami /ja-mi/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Jami is "he who supplants". Jami is a version of Jamie (Hebrew): originally a pet variant of James. Compare surname Juma.


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

Jami has 6 more relations via Jamie: Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimey, Jamese, Jamilyn and Jayme.

Kreatif forms: Jemi, Jeomi, Jumi. [more]

pinHow popular is Jami?

Jami is a very popular first name for women (#754 out of 4276, Top 18%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#95567 out of 150436, Top 64%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Jami for girls. Jami entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #358 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jami name in U.S.

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

Popular related forms of Jami ranked in the Top 1000 are Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimie, Jamie (#489 in 2014), Jammie and Jayme. These relations of Jami reached the top of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (median #519) and are somewhat less popular today (#927, 85%), with the forms Jaime, Jaimie, Jami and Jayme becoming less trendy. Jamie is the most chic baby name in this compilation. Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Jami and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jami, Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimie, Jamie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jammie, Jayme in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Jami is alike in pronunciation to Gemma, Jemma, Jemmie and Jemmy. Other suggested similar baby names are Cami, Jaci, Jaena, Jaina, Jaine, Jan, Jana, Janae, Janah, Janai, Janay, Jane, Janea, Janee, Janey, Jania, Janie, Jann, Janna, Janne, Jannie, Janny, Jany, Jayna, Jayne, Jayni, Jaynie, Jean, Jeana, Jeane, Jeanie, Jen, Jena, Jenai, Jeni, Jenie, Jenn, Jenni, Jiana, Jina, Jinia, Jinni, Joan, Joana, Joane, Joanie, Joann, Jona, Jone, Joni, Jonie, Jonni, Juana, June, Junia, Juno, Kami, Sami and Tami. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jami.