The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the boy name James

Meanings & Origins of James

What does James mean? What is the origin?

Origin English
Meaning Replace
Origin Hebrew
Meaning Supplanter; he who supplants

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Popularity of James There were 13525 US births last year.
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James is a boy name.
James starts with J
James is 5 letters long

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