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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jamelia

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Arabic
  • #11619 All Time
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How popular is the name "Jamelia" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 6 6 0
1975 5 5 0
1976 12 12 0
1977 13 13 0
1978 18 18 0
1979 22 22 0
1980 25 25 0
1981 16 16 0
1982 18 18 0
1983 18 18 0
1984 24 24 0
1985 23 23 0
1986 38 38 0
1987 40 40 0
1988 23 23 0
1989 27 27 0
1990 21 21 0
1991 25 25 0
1992 37 37 0
1993 25 25 0
1994 37 37 0
1995 26 26 0
1996 20 20 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 19 19 0
1999 17 17 0
2000 15 15 0
2001 18 18 0
2002 12 12 0
2003 19 19 0
2004 9 9 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 24 24 0
2008 20 20 0
2009 12 12 0
2010 9 9 0
2011 18 18 0
2012 9 9 0
2013 16 16 0
2014 13 13 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Jamelia? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 792 babies born with the name Jamelia in the United States. That's more than enough Jamelias to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jamelia" was in 1987 with a total of 40 babies.

According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jamelia" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2001. Across the entire United States a total of only 18 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Jamelia popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jamelia in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Arabic

Origin and Meaning of Jamelia

The name "Jamelia" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Variant of Jameelah. Beautiful". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Jamelia

Jamelia is a singer, songwriter, model, and entertainer specializing in R&B, pop, hip hop, and soul music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1999 to present. Jamelia was born in 1981 as Jamelia Niela Davis in Handsworth, Birmingham, England.

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Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

M is for melody, the song of life.

E is for electric, a sparkling trait!

L is for look, the way you look at life.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Ailemaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Jalmeia". 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 Jamelia born Mar 19, 1922

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 Philippines approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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