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


Jimm is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Jimm?

Jimm is a short form of James, an English variant of the Hebrew name Jacob

What does the name Jimm mean?

The meaning of Jimm originally is “may God protect”. Besides, Jimm means “holder of the heel” (from Hebrew “‘akév/עָקֵב” = heel) or “supplanter” (from Hebrew “‘akáv/עָקַב” = to follow/to supplant), because he was born grasping the heel of his first born twin brother Esau and he bought his birthright to supplant him.

Pronunciation of Jimm

Variants of the name Jimm


Popularity of the name Jimm

The name Jimm is ranked #5562 overall.

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