Jamya - A very unique female name

  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jamya appeared on the charts for the first time in 1994 on position #4415. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jamya and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jamya? 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 Jamya. The baby girl name Jamya was given to 153 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1192 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 9,237 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jamya peaked in popularity 15 years ago in 2004 on position 612.

Famous with this name

Jamyang Lodro
Jamyang Nyima
Dshamjangijn Buntar

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Jamya is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jamya is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #360 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,592.

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 Jamya is where you live.

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Jamya origin and meaning

Jamya is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jamya, pop culture references for the name Jamya and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jamya

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

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

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

Chart position per state (table view)

State Rank
South Carolina440
North Carolina996

Even more about Jamya

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 Jamya 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 Jamya?

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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Name Jamya
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 9,237
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1994
2012 births +153

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