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pinWhat 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]

pinHow 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)

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

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

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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jamison, Diego, Jacob, Jacques, Jaime in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jame, James, Jameson, Jamey, Jamie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jayme, Jim, Jimmie, Jimmy, Seamus in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hamish, Jacob, James, Jamie, Jimmy, Seamus outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Jaison, Janson, Jansson and Jimson. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jamison.