What does Jaymes mean?
Jaymes /jay-mes/ [1 syll.] as a name for boys. Jaymes' name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Jaymes is "he who supplants". Jaymes is a variant form, with the prefix Jay-, of James (Hebrew): from Late Latin Iacomus.
Jaymes has 27 relations via James: Diego▲, Diogo, Giacomo, Hamish, Iago, Jacob▲, Jacques▼, Jago, Jagu, Jaime▲, Jaimey, Jaimie, Jame, Jameson▲, Jamey▼, Jamie▼, Jamison▲, Jascha, Jayme, Jaymie, Jem, Jemmy, Jim▼, Jimbo, Jimmie▼, Jimmy▲ and Seamus.Kreatif forms: Janmes, Jumes. [more]
How popular is Jaymes?
Jaymes is an uncommon given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#78549 out of 150436, Top 52%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Jaymes and related names. Jacob (#4 last year), James (#9), Diego (#129), Jameson (#159), Jamison (#440), Jaime (#468), Jimmy (#523), Jamie (#786), Seamus (#900), Jimmie, Jame, Jim, Jayme, Hamish, Jacques and Jamey are the prominent alternative forms of Jaymes (outside Top 1000). Usage of these boy names reached its highest during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4756%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.3489%, ▼26.6%), with the versions Jamie, Jamey, Jacques, Jim and Jimmie becoming somewhat dated. The most fashionable names for newborns among these are Jameson (#159), Jamison (#440), Jacob (#4), Diego (#129) and Jaime (#468), and there is also a resurgence in birth name popularity for Diego and Jacob. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)