James Meaning in English, James Baby Name Origin Gender Meaning Pronunciation

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James
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Gender
Boy, Girl
Origin
English, Hebrew
Pronunciation
JAYMZ::JAYMZ::JAYMZ::JAYMZ
Meaning
From Hebrew origins meaning 'supplanter or follower'. James is the English form of Jacob,
Related James Baby Names
James, Jaymes, Jaymz, Jamez, Jameis, Jamis, Jamesy, Jamus, Jaimes, Jayms, Jamas, Jaymus::See All Relations · Show Family TreeRelated Names::Adams, Agnes, Ahmet, Aimee, Aims, Amed, Ames, Amos, Ares, Arles
Similar James Baby Names
Kimo, Jimmy, Jimmie, Jim, Jamie, Diego::Jaimica, Janais, Janak, Janaki, Jancsi, Janez, Janice, Janicia, Janiece, Janis
Sibling Names
Jessica, Alexis, Emily, Sarah, Amanda, Samantha, Emma, Jasmine, Jacob, James, Joshua, Joseph, John, Matthew, Nicholas, Michael::Patricia, William, Madeleine, Charlotte, Sarah, Benjamin, Phoebe, Jodie, Kathryn, Rebecca, Kirsty, Sophie, John, Oliver, Sian, Samantha, Vincent, Emelia, George, Grace::Jessica, Evie, Chloe, Millie, Charlotte, Chelsea, Alfie, Kyle, Khloe', Damien
Middle Names
Stephen, Andrew, Martin, Evan, Jackson, Terence, Kingsley, Hayden, Isaac, Toby, Nathan, Logan, Charlie, Alex, Dylan, Oliver, Max, Lucas, Braden, Harvey::Michael, Robert, Edward, Joseph, Alexander, William, Thomas, Anthony, David, Daniel
About
James originates in Hebrew language and means "following after". It is the English form of the Latin name Iacomus, ultimately derived from the Hebrew Ya’aqov, the same name Jacob was derived from. James is the name of two Apostles in the New Testament. Since the 13th century it has become a popular masculine given name within royalty, borne by several rulers. ::This popular, traditional name has been found in the Bible, among British royalty and in the White House. No fewer than six US presidentsand six Scottish kingshave been named James. Its pop-culture cool is a direct descendant of James Bond and James Dean. Its also in vogue as a fashionably trendy middle name for girls, less frequently as a first name. That didnt stop Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively from naming their eldest daughter James. Non-English takes are fresh and plentiful, from the Irish Seamus and the French Jacques to the Italian Giacomo and the Scottish Hamish.
Famous Persons
James Buchanan - former US PresidentJames Earl Carter - former US PresidentJames Dean - actorJames Madison - former US PresidentJames Pold - former US PresidentJames Belushi - actorJames Blunt - musicianJames McAvoy - actorJames Franco - actorJames Patterson - authorJames Mason - actorJames Maslow - actorJames Hetfield - musician
Numerology
The name James has a numerology value of 5 In numerological terms, this means the following ActionThe process or state of acting or of being active: The machine is not in action now.Something done or performed; act; deed.An act that one consciously wills and that may be characterized by physical or mental activity.RestlessnessCharacterized by or showing inability to remain at rest.Unquiet or uneasy, as a person, the mind, or the heart.Never at rest; perpetually agitated or in motion.Without rest; without restful sleep.ExperienceThe process or fact of personally observing, encountering, or undergoing something: business experience.The observing, encountering, or undergoing of things generally as they occur in the course of time: to learn from experience; the range of human experience.Knowledge or practical wisdom gained from what one has observed, encountered, or undergone.:: Numerology SoulUrge Number: 6 People with this