What does Jayme mean?
Jayme /jay-me/ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Jayme) is of Hebrew and Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Jayme is "he who supplants". Jayme is a variant form of Jacob (Hebrew) with the suffix -yme. Jayme is also a derivative of Jaime (Spanish, Hebrew): transcription of James. Jayme is also used as a variation of Jamie (Latin).
Jayme has 26 more relations via Jacob, Jaime, James, Jamie: Jaap, Jack, Jackie▼, Jacko, Jacky▼, Jaco, Jago, Jagu, Jaimey, Jaimie, Jake▲, Jakeb, Jakie, Jakob▲, Jakobe, Jakov, Jakub, Jamee, Jamey▼, Jamsey, Jay▼, Jaymes, Jaymie, Jemmy, Jimmie▼ and Jimmy▲.Kreatif forms: Jayje, Jime, Joyme. [more]
How popular is Jayme?
Jayme is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#57252 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Jayme for boys. Jayme was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #894 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular related forms of Jayme are Jacob (#4 last year), James (#9), Jack (#41), Jake (#190), Jay (#372), Jakob (#458), Jaime (#468), Jimmy (#523), Jamie (#786), Jim, Jimmie, Jakub, Jackie, Jacky, Jakobe, Jame and Jamey. Other variants, like Jakeb, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Jayme was at its highest during the years 1970-1979 (average #472) and is somewhat lower today (#658, ▼35%), with forms like Jamie, Jacky, Jamey, Jackie and Jimmie falling out of fashion. James has historically been popular among parents, though Jacob is now ranked higher. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jayme and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)