What does Jamison mean?
Jamison /jami-son/ as a boys' name (also used less commonly as girls' name Jamison). Jamison's roots are Hebrew and Old English, and the name Jamison means "he who supplants; son of James". Jamison is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ison, of James (Hebrew): from Late Latin Iacomus. Jamison is also a derivative of Jameson (Old English).
Jamison▲ has 28 different relations via James, Jameson: Diego▲, Diogo, Giacomo, Hamish, Iago, Jacob▲, Jacques▼, Jago, Jagu, Jaime▲, Jaimey, Jaimie, Jaimison, Jame, Jamey▼, Jamie▼, Jamieson, Jascha, Jayme, Jaymes, Jaymie, Jem, Jemmy, Jim▼, Jimbo, Jimmie▼, Jimmy▲ and Seamus.Kreatif forms: Jamidon, Jamisonia, Jomison. [more]
How popular is Jamison?
Jamison is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1010 out of 1220, Top 83%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#1211 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Jamison for boys. Jamison was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak rank of #440 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Jamison and related names. Popular variation forms of Jamison (#440 2 years ago) are Diego (#129 2 years ago), Hamish, Jacob (#4), Jacques, Jaime (#468), Jame, James (#9), Jameson (#159), Jamey, Jamie (#786), Jayme, Jim, Jimmie, Jimmy (#523) and Seamus (#900). Other variants, like Jaimison, are seldom used. These relations of Jamison were favored by parents during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4756%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.3489%, ▼26.6%). James has been the most prominent, though Jacob is now the preferred form, while Jacques, Jamey, Jamie, Jim and Jimmie have become less contemporary. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)