Meaning and name origin
Jayme \ja(y)-me\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Jayme), is of Hebrew, Spanish and Latin origin, and the meaning of Jayme is "he who supplants". Jayme is a variant of Jacob (Hebrew): also possibly from "la-aqov" (hence, Yaakov) meaning "to track or follow". Also a variant of Jaime (Spanish): variant of James. Jayme is also used as a variant of Jamie (Latin).
Jayme is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#56504 out of 88799, Top 64%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jayme for boys. Jayme reached its highest rank of #894 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jayme and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jacob (#4), James (#9), Jaime (#468), Jamie (#786), Jayme, Jim and Jame. (2014 statistics).