Jaime

Pronunciation: ja-he-e-me-h
Origin: Spain
gender-female
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Southern Europe

Jaime is a gender-neutral name of Spanish origin, meaning "supplanter". It is a variant of the more commonly known Jamie and originates from ancient Hebrew, with the root title Jacob, which also means 'supplanter' or 'one who follows'. The name has religious and traditional origins, and it is a form of James, which has been popular in Spanish-speaking countries such as Spain and Mexico. Over time, Jacob evolved into James in English, and the Spanish and Portuguese variants Jaime emerged from James. The history of the name Jaime can be linked to the influence of Spanish colonization and exploration. As Spanish explorers and conquistadors ventured into the New World, they brought various Spanish names, which gradually integrated into the local cultures. Today, Jaime remains a cherished name in Hispanic communities, evoking a sense of heritage and connection to their Spanish roots. In modern times, Jaime has gained global popularity, transcending cultural boundaries, and appealing to people for its simplicity, elegance, and versatility.

Jaime Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Jaime is currently #551 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Jaime is currently #293 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Jaime is currently #543 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Jaime is currently #292 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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