What does Jimmie mean?
Jimmie [jim-mie] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jimmie is "he who supplants". Jimmie is a variant form of Jacob (Hebrew). Jimmie is also a variant of James (Hebrew). Jimmie is also used as a form of Jim (Hebrew).
Associated with: supplants (victory).
(male) Jemie, Jomie, ..
(female) Jimah, Jimsie, .. Middle name pairings:
Jimmie Ezra (J.E.), ..
How popular is Jimmie?
Jimmie is a very prominent first name for men (#260 out of 1220, Top 21%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#54385 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jimmie reached its highest position of #73 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Jackie (#1725 a year ago), Jacob (#4), Jaime (#485), Jaimie, Jakie, Jame, James (#7), Jamey, Jamie (#821), Jayme, Jim, Jimi, Jimmey and Jimmy (#575) are the popular related forms of Jimmie. These forms of Jimmie were popular 8 decades ago (median #971) and have become significantly less common since (#1441, ▼73%), with forms such as Jamie becoming less stylish.
Jimmie▼ is pronounced similarly to Jamee, Jemmie and Jomei. Other suggested similar names are Ambie, Billie▼, Birkie (see Birkey), Birlie, Birnie, Clemmie (see Clement), Dickie▼, Finlie, Hermie, Hillie, Humpie, Hymie, Imrie, Jamaine, Jamiel, Jamil, Jamile, Jamin, Jammal, Jeffie, Jeramie, Jeremie, Jermin, Jerrie, Jessie▼, Jibril, Jimahl (see Jamal), Jimal, Jimar, Jimarr, Jimenes, Jimenez, Jiri, Jodie, Johnie▼, Jonnie, Jorie, Kirbie, Lemmie, Linnie, Miltie, Nickie, Normie, Remie, Richie, Rickie▼, Sammie▼, Sivnie (see Sivney), Tomie, Tommie▼, Vinnie, Wilkie and Willie▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jimmie.See names in meaning and etymology.