SIGN UP      LOG IN

James Name Meaning

James meaning

Name :

James

spker

Add Suggesstion/Comment

Gender :
Masculine
Meaning of James :

Country :
Pronounciation
of Name James :
/JHEYMZ/
Etymology
of Name James :
History
of Name James :
Popular In :
Ireland, Scotland, New Zealand
Information about the
Name of James :
James have always been commonly known as a name for boys, but it is actually also used by some as a name for girls. The name "Jamie" is even used as the female equivalent name for male name "James".
Famous People with
Name James :
James Franco is an American actor and producer. He was particularly famous for his role as Daniel Desario in the TV program Freaks and Greeks. James Stewart, more commonly known as Jimmy Stewart, was an American actor. He starred in movies like It's a Wonderful Life, Anatomy of a Murder, and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington. James Coburn was a popular American actor who was featured in over 70 movies.
Variant Baby Names of James:

Diego, Jacob, Jago, Jaime, Jamie

Jaime (Dutch), Jaem (Portuguese), Jaimie (Scottish)

Rhyming Names of James: 
James with popular German Surnames:

James Speer,   James Schubert,   James Hess,   James Philipp,   James Bella

Popularity Rank :

James name was top ranked at 323 position in American during year 1930 and most recently ranked at 7 position in American during year 2015

     

Name James has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 1 position. 5120990 numbers of people were named James so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

More about :

The masculine name James is the English version of the Late Latin name lacomun that was derived from Iakobos. This was the Geek version of the Hebrew name Jacob from the New Testament. The name Jacob ultimately means “holder of the heel” or “supplanter”. Whereas the name Jim is just the Medieval diminutive of James.

The masculine name Jame was used since the 13th century throughout England. Even though it was more common in Scotland, where it was given to several kings. 

James Numerology :
Personality No. 6. People with the James are loving & domestic. They love tranquility & comfort. They are artistic & likes quality. They work well with others & love to discuss things. Person with James having 6 as Personality number love music, tidiness & attires. They are confident & also a good healer. They are charming, intelligent, serene, generous & co-operative.

Menschen mit dem James sind liebevoll und häuslich. Er liebt Ruhe und Komfort. Er ist künstlerisch und mag Qualität. Er arbeitet gut mit anderen und liebt, Dinge zu besprechen. Person mit Namen James mit 6 als Persönlichkeitszahl Liebe Musik, Sauberkeit & attires. Sie sind zuversichtlich und auch ein guter Heiler. Sie sind charmant, intelligent, ruhig, großzügig und kooperativ.
More Numerology

More About German Name : James

  • This is the name of two apostles in the New Testament. The first was Saint James the Greater, the apostle John's brother, who was beheaded by Herod Agrippa in the Book of Acts. The second was James the Lesser, son of Alphaeus. Another James (known as James the Just) is also mentioned in the Bible as being the brother of Jesus.

  • From the Ecclesiastic Late Latin Iacomus, an evolution of Iacobus which is from the Ecclesiastic Iakōbos, a cognate of the Hebrew Yaakov. The name has its root in ya`aqob (supplanting, seizing by the heel). Some say Iacomus arises from an error in the tra

  • The name James is originated from the Hebrew name Jacob, meaning He who supplants, The name came into English language from the French form of the late Latin name, Iacomus, which is a dialect variant of Iacobus, from the New Testament Greek “Iákōbos”, f

  • Jaime is latin for James. James is the english version. Pronounced Ji-men, with a silent 'n'

  • The name James is derived from the same Hebrew name as Jacob, meaning "He who supplants" (in the Genesis narrative, Jacob was born grasping Esau?s heel and later bought his birthright).

Name Analysis of James

Character Analysis of James : Persons with the name James, like to be in charge, whether that be upfront or from behind the scenes. They like to control and are generally quite sure of themselves. They can be very talented ‘actors’ in life and can put on the persona they wish others to see and believe.

Love Life of James : Person like that their partner should inspire not only sexually but also at the level of intellect. Persons love to precede intercourse with dinners in candlelight.

Name Letter Analysis of James

J : Persons make an exemplary friend and try hard to make sure everyone is happy and comfortable

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

S : Persons are a real charmer

Famous Name James

  • James Williams

    is an American fencer. Williams is ranked 4th in sabre in the United States, and 36th in the world. On March 30, 2010, Williams announced his retirement from competitive fencing. In 2006 in his junior year he received All-American status, after placing 5t

    arrow

  • Delvin James

    (born January 3, 1978 in Nacogdoches, Texas) is a former starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the 2002 Tampa Bay Devil Rays. He was drafted by the Devil Rays in the 14th round of the amateur draft. He signed with them on June 11, 1996. He had a brief career in the major leagues, going 0-3 with a 6.55 earned run average.

    arrow

James Name also appears in following Origin(s): English, Hebrew, Biblical

James also appears in following countries/origins/languages:American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish

Your Opinion About James Name

  Cute Name   Unique Name   Popular Name

Please suggest meaning of name James in other country, history of name and famous personality with name James or you like to put your any comment/suggestion on this name for other visitors.

About Baby

Eyesight Versus Brain

A baby’s eyesight is sharper than his brain. A baby is able to see everything as an adult who has good eyesight, but since the processing of the brain is slow, they are not able to comprehend each and every thing clearly.

Laughing babies

Wondering what is this? Babies on an average laugh about 200 – 300 times in a single day. When comparing this figure to adults, they only laugh about 60 times a day. Probably that’s the reason you will see babies laughing just at about anything.

Forgetting the mess babies create

Babies when grow up usually forget the memories of the first three years of their life, hence all the struggles and annoyances your baby has put you through, he/she will eventually forget. They remember absolutely nothing!

No salt tasting power

New born babies don’t feel food is very salty or without salt. Kidneys of a new born baby start developing properly at the age of 4 months. Since the kidneys are able to process sodium, hence you know!

What babies do in womb?

Babies in the womb just don’t sit idle, they are doing so much in learning within the mom. They are learning to move their fingers, limbs, toes, sucking their thumb. At times, they are dreaming and yawning etc.


  • What does the name James mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning The Supplanter, At One's Heel in German. James also named in American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name James. What does the name James mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name James. History of name and famous personality with James will help to update our database and other website users.

Name Of The Day

  • Finley

    Fair Hero

    Finley is rooted from the old Gaelic Scottish male name Fionnlagh ...

Parenting & Family Fun Quiz

Naming Tips: Baby Name Meanings for a Meaningful Identity

Choosing a name for your baby boy or baby girl is like embarking on a treasure hunt where you are a guaranteed winner. That perfect baby name is out there somewhere, carefully concealed between the folds of a baby naming book...

More..

List of German baby names, German babies names, German baby names and meanings has been compiled from various resources. Please use this up to date list of German name as a reference to name your kid/child. This vast database of German names has been compiled from various references and suggestions provided by our web site users and resources partners. This information is developed to primarily serve as a reference. We are unable to respond on request for personalized assistance at the moment. Thank you for your support. Largest list of German baby names with meanings, numerology, popularity and comments.


Comment for the name

Please suggest meaning of name in other country, history of name and famous personality with name or you like to put your any comment/suggestion on this name for other visitors.

© Copyright 2017 Babynology