Jameson - Meaning of Jameson
[ 3 syll. ja-me-son, jam-es-on ] The baby boy name Jameson is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. Its pronunciation is JHEY-M-ih-SahN †. Jameson is largely used in the English language and it is also derived from English origins. Its meaning is from the element 'son'. The name is derived from a family name of the meaning 'son of James'.
Jameson is an English variant of the name James (English and Hebrew).
Jameson has 14 variants. Variants include Jaemeson, Jaemison, Jaimesen, Jaimeson, Jaimison, Jamerson, Jamesian, Jamis, Jamisen, Jamison, Jaymesen, Jaymeson, and Jaymison. The variant spelling Jamieson is another English form.
Jameson is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 2010, 0.060% of baby boys were given the name Jameson. It ranked at #277 then. The baby name has since fallen out of favor, and is now of irregular use. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Jameson, James was the most popular in 2012. Jameson has in the past century been mostly given to baby boys.
Baby names that sound like Jameson include Jamieson, Jaemeson, Jamesen, Jamisen, Jamison, Jaymesen, Jaymeson, Jaymison, Jean Simon, Jenison, Jennison, Johansen, Johanson, Johonson, Jaemison, Genciano, Jamesian, Jansahn, Jansan, and Jansen.
† Pronunciation for Jameson: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"