Jamie

Jamie - A very unique female name



  May 26,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jamie, meaning supplanter, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #946. 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 girl name Jamie was given to 678 baby girls in 2012, ranking #434 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,084 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jamie peaked in popularity 43 years ago in 1976 on position 18.



Famous with this name

Jamie Foxx
Jamie Kennedy
Jamie Bell


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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 Louisiana at position #259 - and is the least popular in Minnesota at position #956.

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.

Joan / Jean / Jane / Jasmine / Joanne / June / Jeanne / Joann / Jenna / Joanna /

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
2012434
2011434
2010384
2009312
2008263
2007251
2006242
2005218
2004197
2003170
2002164
2001168
2000154
1999129
1998111
1997103
199696
199593
199487
199379
199275
199160
199055
198952
198845
198739
198634
198527
198431
198328
198229
198128
198024
197919
197820
197718
197618
197568
197497
1973103
1972114
1971118
1970120
1969121
1968120
1967140
1966138
1965140
1964169
1963160
1962152
1961171
1960179
1959196
1958232
1957236
1956262
1955238
1954266
1953280
1952305
1951337
1950377
1949392
1948400
1947448
1946425
1945486
1944697
1943588
1942667
1941726
1940729
1939796
1938810
1937932
1936905
19351005
1934870
19331069
1932750
1931798
1930899
1929959
1928927
19271103
1926800
1925888
19241189
1923818
1922839
1921860
1920843
1919735
1918836
19171008
1916848
1915783
19141055
1913885
1912946

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana259
New Mexico283
New York283
Connecticut290
South Carolina308
New Jersey347
Washington350
Oklahoma352
California364
Ohio403
Tennessee405
Virginia412
Kentucky418
Maryland424
Missouri425
Indiana429
Alabama439
Kansas462
North Carolina468
Florida468
Nebraska469
Arizona471
Utah505
Mississippi511
Texas512
Illinois515
Nevada523
Pennsylvania540
Colorado548
Georgia571
Michigan579
Iowa651
Oregon760
Massachusetts824
Minnesota956

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 female 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
1976
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jamie
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,084
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +678

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