Name Jami Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jami


Jami is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Jami thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Jami?

Jami is a feminine variant of Jamie and a masculine short form of the Finnish names Viljami and Penjami.

What does the name Jami mean?

Jami means “may God protect”, “holder of the heel” and “supplanter” (from Jamie), “resolute protector” (from Viljami) and “child of good fortune”, “son of the right hand”, “son of the south” (from Penjami).

Pronunciation of Jami

Variants of the name Jami

Jamy Jamie

Popularity of the name Jami

The name Jami is ranked #2574 overall.

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