Jamie

Jamie - A very unique male name



  Sep 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jamie, meaning supplanter, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #835. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jamie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jamie? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jamie. The baby boy name Jamie was given to 199 baby boys in 2012, ranking #860 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,247 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jamie peaked in popularity 44 years ago in 1975 on position 62.



Famous with this name

Jamie Dornan
Jamie Chung
Jamie Lee Curtis


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Jamie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jamie is currently topping the baby name charts in South Carolina at position #406 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,332.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jamie is where you live.


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Jamie origin and meaning

Jamie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means supplanter. To see famous people named Jamie, pop culture references for the name Jamie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jamie

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jamie, sorted by popularity.

John / Jason / Juan / Johnny / Jimmy / Jackson / Jon / Jim / Jimmie / Johnnie /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012860
2011762
2010673
2009663
2008661
2007674
2006576
2005545
2004537
2003552
2002528
2001492
2000505
1999445
1998401
1997371
1996353
1995326
1994284
1993257
1992248
1991230
1990227
1989196
1988188
1987178
1986181
1985167
1984152
1983152
1982131
1981117
1980105
197988
197895
197783
197662
197562
197468
197370
197271
197196
1970124
1969176
1968192
1967216
1966225
1965243
1964224
1963253
1962266
1961285
1960292
1959285
1958296
1957367
1956440
1955470
1954462
1953497
1952603
1951833
1950787
1949796
1948697
1947873
1946985
1945786
1944993
1943831
19421140
19411226
19401307
19391361
1938995
19371568
1936913
1935846
19341175
19331329
19321113
19311202
19301202
19291087
19281511
19271138
19261204
19251844
19241697
19231088
19221167
19211312
19201837
19191316
19181231
19151448
1914912
1913835

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Carolina406
Georgia568
Alabama633
Ohio645
Washington646
Missouri651
Maryland670
Oklahoma686
North Carolina687
New York724
Arizona758
Wisconsin798
Florida806
Tennessee807
California827
Michigan945
Illinois1007
Virginia1038
Pennsylvania1232
Texas1332

Even more about Jamie


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jamie a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jamie?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1975
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Jamie
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 8,247
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +199

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