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41k
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since 1880
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<100
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in 2010

Jermaine

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How popular is the baby 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 2,041 77 1,964
1973 2,096 59 2,037
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 1,379 39 1,340
1980 1,860 56 1,804
1981 1,722 42 1,680
1982 1,645 35 1,610
1983 1,597 35 1,562
1984 1,614 36 1,578
1985 1,178 24 1,154
1986 970 17 953
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 362 0 362
2013 314 0 314
2014 325 0 325
2015 312 0 312

Fun Facts about the name Jermaine

  • How many people with the first name Jermaine have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,061 babies born with the first name Jermaine in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jermaine to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jermaine? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1923 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Jermaine first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jermaine is Tuesday, December 29th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Jermaine born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jermaine was in 1973 with a total of 2,037 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jermaine!
  • Random Jermaine Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jermaine ranks 86th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Delaware. Imagine that, 8 babies in Delaware have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Jermaine: Your name in reverse order is Eniamrej. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aniemrej. How do you pronounce that?
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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.

  1. A male given name, a variant of Germain.

Jermaine was also found in the following language(s): French and German

Notable Persons With the Name Jermaine

J. Cole

J. Cole is a hip hop music musician. He was most prominent from 2007 to present. J. was given the name Jermaine Lamarr Cole on January 28th, 1985 in Frankfurt. J. is also known as Therapist.

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Jermaine Jackson

Jermaine Jackson is a rhythm, blues, pop music, soul music, funk, and new jack swing musician. He was most prominent from 1964 to present. Jermaine was given the name Jermaine La Jaune Jackson on December 11th, 1954 in Gary, Indiana, U.S. Jermaine is also known as Jermaine Jacksun.

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Jermaine Jenas

Jermaine Jenas is a soccer player for the Nottingham Forest F.C., Newcastle United F.C., Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Aston Villa F.C., Queens Park Rangers F.C., England national under-16 football team, England national under-17 football team, and England national under-18 football team. Jermaine was born on February 18th, 1983 in Nottingham, England.

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Jermaine Dupri

Jermaine Dupri is a hip hop music, contemporary r&b, and soul music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1984 to present. Jermaine was given the name Jermaine Dupri Mauldin on September 23rd, 1972 in Asheville, North Carolina. Jermaine is also known as JD and Don Chi Chi.

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Jermaine O'Neal

Jermaine O'Neal is a basketball player for the Free agent, Portland Trail Blazers, Indiana Pacers, Toronto Raptors, Miami Heat, Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns, and Golden State Warriors. His most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Jermaine was born on October 13th, 1978 in Columbia, South Carolina.

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Jermaine Pennant

Jermaine Pennant is a soccer player for the Tampines Rovers FC, Notts County F.C., Arsenal F.C., Watford F.C., Leeds United F.C., Birmingham City F.C., Liverpool F.C., Portsmouth F.C., Real Zaragoza, Stoke City F.C., Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C., FC Pune City, Wigan Athletic F.C., and England natio. Jermaine was born on January 15th, 1983 in The Meadows, Nottingham, England.

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  • Wretch 32.
    (rapping)
  • Jermaine Jones
    (soccer player)
  • Jermaine Paul
    (singer-songwriter)
  • Maino
    (rapping)
  • Jermaine Beckford
    (soccer player)
  • Mack Maine
    (rapping)
  • Jermaine Kearse
    (football player)
  • Starlito
    (rapping)
  • Jermaine Gresham
    (football player)
  • Jermaine Dye
    (baseball player)
  • Jermaine Taylor
    (soccer player)
  • Jermaine Easter
    (soccer player)
  • Jermaine McGlashan
    (soccer player)
  • Jermaine Jackson
    (basketball player)

What does the name Jermaine mean?

Jis for jubilant, the upbeat you!

Eis for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Mis for marvelous, which is how others see you

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Iis for immense, are your great qualities

Nis for neighborly, friendly to all acquaintances

Eis for expressive, not one to hold within.

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