What does Jameson mean?
Jameson /jame-son/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced JAY-ma-sun. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Jameson is "son of James".
Related boy name: James.Kreatif forms: Jemeson, Jomeson, Jumeson. [more]
How popular is Jameson?
Jameson is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#2588 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Jameson for boys. Jameson was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #159 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Jameson (#159 in 2014) are James (#9 in 2014) and Jamison (#440). Adoption of these boy names is at its highest presently (usage of 0.7973%). Jameson (#159) and Jamison (#440) are two of the more trendy birth names in this list. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Jameson and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)