Meaning and name origin
Jaymes \ja(y)-mes\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jaymes is "he who supplants". Jaymes 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).
Jaymes is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Jaymes and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is James (#9). (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Jayme. Like Jaymes, this name is not commonly used.