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350k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jamie

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Supplanter
  • #190 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
115k Jaime (Spanish)
5k Jamya (American)
4k Jame (Hebrew)

How popular is the name "Jamie" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1884 5 5 0
1887 5 5 0
1888 5 5 0
1890 12 12 0
1891 11 11 0
1892 10 10 0
1893 9 9 0
1894 9 9 0
1895 10 10 0
1896 14 8 6
1897 14 9 5
1898 11 11 0
1899 14 14 0
1900 26 20 6
1901 20 20 0
1902 15 15 0
1903 9 9 0
1904 20 11 9
1905 32 23 9
1906 21 16 5
1907 15 15 0
1908 15 15 0
1909 38 27 11
1910 24 16 8
1911 27 15 12
1912 46 34 12
1913 56 36 20
1914 58 33 25
1915 94 59 35
1916 90 55 35
1917 73 45 28
1918 99 64 35
1919 110 73 37
1920 93 64 29
1921 97 60 37
1922 103 63 40
1923 113 71 42
1924 89 54 35
1925 93 58 35
1926 129 77 52
1927 95 56 39
1928 102 59 43
1929 88 47 41
1930 93 56 37
1931 113 68 45
1932 111 68 43
1933 93 49 44
1934 97 52 45
1935 104 49 55
1936 98 49 49
1937 92 58 34
1938 113 72 41
1939 104 62 42
1940 116 74 42
1941 124 81 43
1942 176 120 56
1943 232 154 78
1944 186 122 64
1945 306 226 80
1946 401 337 64
1947 406 327 79
1948 489 386 103
1949 499 401 98
1950 554 467 87
1951 633 546 87
1952 829 691 138
1953 1,098 895 203
1954 1,240 987 253
1955 1,408 1,146 262
1956 1,315 1,030 285
1957 1,721 1,276 445
1958 1,951 1,309 642
1959 2,594 1,822 772
1960 2,938 2,203 735
1961 3,068 2,338 730
1962 3,613 2,789 824
1963 3,451 2,550 901
1964 3,426 2,315 1,111
1965 3,691 2,747 944
1966 3,619 2,657 962
1967 3,543 2,513 1,030
1968 3,914 2,690 1,224
1969 4,467 2,901 1,566
1970 5,841 3,200 2,641
1971 6,289 3,054 3,235 #96 boy name
1972 6,494 2,814 3,680 #72 boy name
1973 6,866 2,953 3,913 #70 boy name
1974 7,111 3,022 4,089 #68 boy name
#97 girl name
1975 8,807 4,234 4,573 #62 boy name
#68 girl name
1976 17,161 12,539 4,622 #62 boy name
#18 girl name
1977 16,346 12,900 3,446 #83 boy name
#18 girl name
1978 13,848 10,983 2,865 #95 boy name
#20 girl name
1979 15,394 12,156 3,238 #88 boy name
#19 girl name
1980 14,369 11,523 2,846 #24 girl name
1981 13,335 10,979 2,356 #28 girl name
1982 13,131 11,039 2,092 #29 girl name
1983 12,799 11,029 1,770 #28 girl name
1984 11,526 9,761 1,765 #31 girl name
1985 12,666 11,036 1,630 #27 girl name
1986 10,701 9,234 1,467 #34 girl name
1987 9,456 7,915 1,541 #39 girl name
1988 8,652 7,182 1,470 #45 girl name
1989 8,319 6,847 1,472 #52 girl name
1990 7,828 6,510 1,318 #54 girl name
1991 7,066 5,780 1,286 #60 girl name
1992 5,861 4,703 1,158 #75 girl name
1993 5,366 4,255 1,111 #79 girl name
1994 4,935 3,981 954 #87 girl name
1995 4,561 3,769 792 #93 girl name
1996 4,286 3,600 686 #96 girl name
1997 3,896 3,241 655
1998 3,670 3,064 606
1999 3,057 2,538 519
2000 2,610 2,155 455
2001 2,407 1,945 462
2002 2,392 1,967 425
2003 2,334 1,924 410
2004 2,167 1,724 443
2005 2,034 1,599 435
2006 1,831 1,411 420
2007 1,753 1,391 362
2008 1,670 1,306 364
2009 1,426 1,060 366
2010 1,181 841 340
2011 989 713 276
2012 962 710 252
2013 899 607 292
2014 925 633 292

Want to know about the populiarty of Jamie? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 350,262 babies born with the name Jamie in the United States. That's more than enough Jamies to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1884 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jamie" was in 1977 with a total of 12,900 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jamies)

According to the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jamie" ranks #103 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 14 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1973. Across the entire United States a total of 6,866 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Jamie popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Jamie

The name "Jamie" is of English origin, and it means "Supplanter". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver is a chef . Jamie was born in 1975 as James Trevor Oliver in Clavering, Essex, England, UK.

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Jamie Lynn Spears

Jamie Lynn Spears is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Jamie was born in 1991 as Jamie Lynn Marie Spears in McComb, Mississippi, U.S.

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Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx is an actor, singer, comedian, and writer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Jamie was born in 1967 as Eric Marlon Bishop in Terrell, Texas, United States.

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Jamie Lee Curtis

Jamie Lee Curtis is an actress, author, and blogger with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1977 to present. Jamie was born in 1958 in Santa Monica, California, U.S.

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Jamie Campbell Bower

Jamie Campbell Bower is an actor, singer, and model with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Jamie was born in 1988 as James Metcalfe Campbell Bower in London, England.

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Jamie Chung

Jamie Chung is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Jamie was born in 1983 as Jamie Jilynn Chung in San Francisco, California, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

Your name in reverse order is "Eimaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Imeja". 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 Jamie born Jun 5, 1952

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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