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Masculine
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Pronounciation
of Name James :
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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: 
Names Similar to James :
James with popular Hebrew Surnames:

James Scharf,   James Peres,   James Ridder

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. More Numerology

More About Hebrew 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 Geraghty

    was an Australian politician. He was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1941 until 1953. He was a member of the Australian Labor Party (ALP) until 1950 and then sat as an Independent Labor member .Geraghty was elected to the New Sou

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  • David James

    was a Welsh rugby union and professional rugby league footballer of the 1930s who at representative level played rugby union (RU) for Wales, and at club level for Treorchy RFC, playing at Hooker, i.e. number 2, and at club level played rugby league (RL) f

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

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

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  • What does the name James mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning The Supplanter, At One's Heel in Hebrew. 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.

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