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Popularity
15k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jamar

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Arabic
  • Meaning: Sparks
  • #1952 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the baby name Jamar in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1967 5 0 5
1968 6 0 6
1969 19 0 19
1970 14 0 14
1971 48 0 48
1972 109 0 109
1973 114 0 114
1974 96 0 96
1975 169 5 164
1976 206 0 206
1977 270 0 270
1978 309 7 302
1979 385 0 385
1980 462 5 457
1981 483 5 478
1982 493 0 493
1983 487 8 479
1984 468 7 461
1985 447 0 447
1986 518 10 508
1987 505 9 496
1988 543 10 533
1989 595 0 595
1990 543 0 543
1991 484 7 477
1992 409 0 409
1993 377 0 377
1994 326 0 326
1995 267 0 267
1996 249 0 249
1997 258 0 258
1998 265 0 265
1999 265 0 265
2000 304 0 304
2001 358 0 358
2002 320 0 320
2003 282 0 282
2004 330 0 330
2005 289 0 289
2006 358 0 358
2007 299 0 299
2008 320 0 320
2009 302 0 302
2010 269 0 269
2011 259 0 259
2012 246 0 246
2013 230 0 230
2014 200 0 200
2015 190 0 190

Want to know about the popularity of the Jamar baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,750 babies born with the name Jamar in the United States. That's more than enough Jamars to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jamar" was in 1989 with a total of 595 babies.

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jamar" ranks #86 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 9 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 505 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Jamar popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Jamar" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jamar as well as things modernly associated with the name Jamar such as celebrities named Jamar.

Origin and Meaning of Jamar

The name "Jamar" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Sparks". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Jamar

Jamar Jakes
Jamar Ergas
Jamar Technologies
Jamar Wilson Hudl
Jamar Taylor
Jamar Watson
Jamar Beasley
Jamar Creech
Jamar Rogers
Jamar Walton

Alternative Meanings

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

Your name in reverse order is "Ramaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Amraj". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Jamar born Oct 6, 1957

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern China approximately on 725. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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