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What does Jamie mean?

Jamie Pronunciation of Jamie as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Jamie) is pronounced JAY-mee. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jamie is "he who supplants". Originally a pet form of James, now also used as a feminine form of James. Actresses Jamie Lee Curtis, Jami Gertz.


ASSOCIATED WITH supplants (victory)


VARIANTS Jaima, Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimelynn, Jaimey, Jaimi, Jaimie, Jaimy, Jama, Jamee, Jamei, Jamese, Jamey, Jami, Jamia, Jamielee, Jamilyn, Jammie, Jayme, Jaymee, Jaymie

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How popular is Jamie?

Jamie is a very prominent first name for women (#146 out of 4276, Top 3%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#41657 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Jamie reached its top rank of #34 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is presently at #614. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Prominent variation forms of Jamie (#614 IN 2018) are Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimie, Jama, Jamee, James, Jamey, Jami, Jamia, Jammie, Jayme, Jaymee and Jaymie. These forms of Jamie were favored 38 years ago (AVERAGE #1116) and have become significantly less common since, with versions like Jami becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamie, Jaime, Jaimee, Jaimie, Jama in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jamee, James, Jamey, Jami, Jamia in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jammie, Jayme, Jaymee, Jaymie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jamie is pronounced similarly to Jemma, Jemmie and Jemmy. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aimie, Amie, Bambie, Cadie, Calie, Carie, Carmie, Catie, Dacie, Danie, Dasie, Halie, Jaci, Jacie, Jacine, Jackie, Jade, Jadien, Jadine, Jafit, Jaide, Jaine, Jamaine, Jamila, Jamille, Janae, Jane, Janee, Jania, Janie, Janis, Janit, Janne, Jannie, Jarae, Jasmin, Jaxine, Jayde, Jaye, Jayil, Jayne, Jaynie, Jazmine, Jeanie, Jenie, Joanie, Jodie, Joie, Jolie, Jonie, Josie, Judie, Kacie, Kalie, Kammie, Kasie, Lacie, Lanie, Macie, Mamie, Maxie, Mazie, Nadie, Naomie, Ramie, Sammie, Sarie, Tacie, Tamie, Tammie, Tatie and Zadie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jamie.

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