Meaning and name origin
Jamison \j(a)-mi-son\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Jamison), is of Hebrew and Old English origin, and the meaning of Jamison is "he who supplants; son of James". Jamison is a variant of James (Hebrew): from Late Latin Iacomus, a variant of Iacobus, Latin form of Greek Iakobos and New Testament Greek form of the Old Testament form Jacob (Hebrew Yaakov). Also a variant of Jameson (Old English).
Jamison is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1010 out of 1220, Top 83%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#1063 out of 88799, Top 1%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jamison for boys. Jamison reached its highest rank of #440 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jamison and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are James (#9), Jameson (#159) and Jamison (#440). (2014 statistics).