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Jermaine

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: From Germany
  • #1094 All Time
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How popular is the name "Jermaine" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1923 6 6 0
1924 6 6 0
1925 5 5 0
1932 9 9 0
1936 5 5 0
1937 5 5 0
1942 6 6 0
1945 6 6 0
1948 8 8 0
1953 5 0 5
1955 15 8 7
1958 8 0 8
1959 14 14 0
1961 9 9 0
1962 5 5 0
1969 11 6 5
1970 182 11 171
1971 1,061 46 1,015
1972 2,039 77 1,962
1973 2,097 59 2,038
1974 1,686 58 1,628
1975 1,373 56 1,317
1976 1,481 54 1,427
1977 1,410 36 1,374
1978 1,285 31 1,254
1979 1,378 39 1,339
1980 1,860 56 1,804
1981 1,722 42 1,680
1982 1,644 35 1,609
1983 1,597 35 1,562
1984 1,614 36 1,578
1985 1,178 24 1,154
1986 969 17 952
1987 877 17 860
1988 795 13 782
1989 834 14 820
1990 843 14 829
1991 744 19 725
1992 692 11 681
1993 663 12 651
1994 540 6 534
1995 550 9 541
1996 533 5 528
1997 514 7 507
1998 545 8 537
1999 537 0 537
2000 546 7 539
2001 561 5 556
2002 555 5 550
2003 572 0 572
2004 561 0 561
2005 577 5 572
2006 556 0 556
2007 561 0 561
2008 546 0 546
2009 469 0 469
2010 427 0 427
2011 447 0 447
2012 361 0 361
2013 314 0 314
2014 325 0 325

Want to know about the populiarty of Jermaine? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,744 babies born with the name Jermaine in the United States. That's more than enough Jermaines to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1923 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jermaine" was in 1973 with a total of 2,038 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jermaines)

According to the 1987 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jermaine" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, 41 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1987. Across the entire United States a total of 877 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Jermaine popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

French

Origin and Meaning of Jermaine

The name "Jermaine" is of French origin, and it means "From Germany". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Jermaine Jackson

Jermaine Jackson is a musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer specializing in R&B, pop, soul, and funk music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1964 to present. Jermaine was born in 1954 as Jermaine La Jaune Jackson in Gary, Indiana, United States.

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Jermaine Jenas

Jermaine Jenas is a football biography. Jermaine was born in 1983 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, UK.

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Jermaine Dupri

Jermaine Dupri is a record producer, songwriter, and rapper with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Jermaine was born in 1972 as Jermaine Dupri Mauldin in Asheville, North Carolina, United States.

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Jermaine O'Neal

Jermaine O'Neal is a nba biography. Jermaine was born in 1978 in Columbia, South Carolina.

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Jermaine Pennant

Jermaine Pennant is a football biography. Jermaine was born in 1983 in The Meadows, Nottingham, England.

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Jermaine Paul

Jermaine Paul is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist specializing in R&B, soul, rock, and gospel music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1996 to present. Jermaine was born in 1979 as Jeremiah Jermaine Paul in Harriman, New York, United States.

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Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

E is for elegant, born within you.

R is for relax, you know how!

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

N is for nice, need I say more?

E is for elegant, born within you.

Your name in reverse order is "Eniamrej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Jnemeiar". 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 Jermaine born May 16, 1995

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 USA South-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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