Jamie Name Meaning & Origin

Jamie

Pronunciation: JAY-mee (key)

Origin of the name Jamie:

Feminine form of James, which is derived from the Hebrew ya`aqob (supplanted, seizing by the heel).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Jaime, Jaimie, Jami, Jayme, Jaymi

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Nicknames for Jamie

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Jay/J
James
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Jem
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Meanings and history of the name Jamie

Jamie comes from James, which is in turn a derivative of Jacob.

Famous real-life people named Jamie

Jamie Lee Curtis, actress
Jami Gertz, actress
Jaime "James" King, actress and model
Jamie-Lynn Sigler, actress (The Sopranos)
Jamie-Lynn Spears, actress and sister of Britney Spears
Jamie Chung, American actress
Jamie Clayton, American model and actress
Jaymee Joaquin (born 1979), Filipina actress
Jamie Salé, Canadian figure skater
Jamie Reid, American backstroke swimmer
Jamie Silverstein, American figure skater, ice dancer
Jamie O'Neal, Australian country singer
Jamie Anderson, professional snowboarder
Jamie Seerman, American folk singer who performs under the stage name 'Jaymay'

Jamie in song, story & screen

Jamie "Ja'mie" King, character played by Chris Lilley in the popular Australian comedy series We Can Be Heroes, Summer Heights High, and Ja'mie: Private School Girl
Jamie, the Bionic Woman
Jamie All Over, Mayday Parade
Dear Jamie...Sincerely Me, Hellogoodbye
Jamie, wife in '90s sitcom "Mad About You", played by Helen Hunt
Jamie is the name of the female star of "A Walk to Remember", played by Mandy Moore.
Jamie is also the name of the female star of the book "A Walk to Remember, by Nicholas Sparks
Jamie's Cryin', Van Halen
Jamie Used To Be My Girl, Ray Parker and Raydio
"Jamie" song by Weezer
Jamie Lloyd,Halloween 4 and 5

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