[ 3 syll. ja-ma-ri, jam-ari ] The baby boy name Jamari is sometimes used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is YaaMAA-Riy- †. Jamari is used predominantly in the English language and it is also derived from English origins. The name is probably a recent invention using the popular prefix 'Jam-'.
Jamari is a variant of the name Jamar (English).
The name Jamari is widely used; it has 27 variants. Variants include Jam, Jamaar, Jamaari, Jamahrae, Jamair, Jamaras, Jamaraus, Jamarl, Jamarre, Jamarrea, Jamarree, Jamarri, Jamart, Jamarvis, Jamaur, Jamire, Jamiree, Jammar, Jarmar, Jarmarr, Jaumar, Jemaar, Jemar, Jemarr, Jimar, Jimarr, and Jomar.
See also the related form, Jamal (Arabic, English, and Indian).
See also the related category prefix.
Jamari is a fairly popular baby name for boys. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1990s; before that, it was of irregular use only. At the modest height of its usage in 2010, 0.036% of baby boys were given the name Jamari. It ranked at #385 then. In 2018, its usage was 0.025% and its ranking #565, and it was the most popular within all boy names in its group. In 2018, 60% more boys were named Jamari than the subsequent ranked name, Jamal. In the past century Jamari has mostly been a baby boy name.
† Pronunciation for Jamari: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"