Meaning and name origin
Jamie \j(a)-mie\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Jamie), is pronounced JAY-mee. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jamie is "he who supplants". Originally a pet form of James, now also used as a feminine form of James. Actresses Jamie Lee Curtis, Jami Gertz.
Jamie is a very popular first name for females (#146 out of 4276, Top 3%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#63085 out of 88799, Top 71%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jamie for girls. Jamie reached its highest rank of #35 in the U.S. in 1980-1989. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jamie and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jamie (#489), Jammie, Jaymie, Jayme, Jami, Jaimee, Jaimie, James and Jaime. (2014 statistics).
Jamie▲ is also pronounced similarly to Jemmie. Other suggested similar baby names are Jacie, Jaine, Janae▼, Jane▼, Janee, Jania, Janie▼, Janne, Jannie▼, Jayne▼, Jaynie, Jeanie▼, Jenie, Joanie, Jonie, Mamie▼, Ramie and Tamie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jamie.