[ syll. ja-mey, jam-ey ] The baby boy name Jamey is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as JHAEM-iy †. Jamey is used chiefly in the English language and it is derived from Hebrew origins. Jamey is a diminutive form of the name James (English and Hebrew).
See also the related category hebrew.
Jamey is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1976 with 0.026% of baby boys being given the name Jamey. It ranked at #369 then. The baby name has since experienced a steep fall in popularity, and is today of irregular use. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Jamey, James was the most frequently used. In the past century Jamey has mostly been a baby boy name. In 1976, the name Jamey was given to 3 times as many baby boys than girls.
Baby names that sound like Jamey include Jame (English), Ja'juan, Ja'quan, Jaasan, Jaason (English), Jacan, Jacen (English), Jachan, Jachen (Rhaeto-Romanic), Jachim, Jachin, Jachym (Czech), Jacin (English), Jackom, Jackome, Jacksen, Jacksin, Jackson (English), Jacksun, and Jacksyn (English).
† approx pronunciation for Jamey: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"