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Jayme (boy)

What does Jayme mean?

Jayme Pronunciation of Jayme [jayme] 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). Jayme is also a derivative of Jaime (Spanish, Hebrew): transcription of James. Jayme is also used as a variation of Jamie (Latin).

Associated with: supplants (victory).

Variations

Jayme has 3 variants: Jame, Jem and Jim.

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.

Creative forms:
(male) Jaymer, Jime, ..

(female) Jayja, Jayya, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jayme Yeshua (J.Y.), ..

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. Demographics)

Jayme was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #851 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jayme name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Jayme are Jacob (#4 last year), James (#7), Jack (#40), Jake (#205), Jay (#394), Jaime (#485), Jakob (#523), Jimmy (#575), Jamie (#821), Jakobe (#1174), Jakub (#1690), Jackie (#1725), Jaymes, Jim, Jimmie, Jaimie, Jame, Jakeb, Jamey, Jakie and Jacky. Other variants, like Jagu, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Jayme was at its highest 8 decades ago (average #1013) and is now significantly less (#1256, 67%), with forms like Jamey falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jayme, Jack, Jackie, Jacky, Jacob in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jaime, Jaimie, Jake, Jakeb, Jakie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jakob, Jakobe, Jakub, Jame, James in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamey, Jamie, Jay, Jaymes, Jim in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jimmie, Jimmy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jack, Jacob, Jake, Jakob, Jakub outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of James, Jamie, Jay, Jimmy outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Jace, Jade, Jae, Jaice, Jaide, Jamel, Janne, Janse, Jase, Jayar, Jayce, Jaycee, Jaycen, Jayde, Jaydee, Jayden, Jaye, Jaylen, Jaysen, Jayvee and Jayven. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jayme.

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