Meaning and Origin of: Jameson

Meaning and Origin of Jameson

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Supplanter, substitute; the patron saint of Spain

What does Jameson mean and stand for?

The name Jameson is of Hebrew origin and means "supplementer" and is of English origin and means "son of James." It derives from the English surname Jameson.

Syllables: 3

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish, northern English, and northern Irish : patronymic from James.

Famous people who gave their babies this name


Jameson is the number seventy-seven most popular boys name in the US, according to 2019 Social Security Administration data. It has only recently become popular, breaking the top 100 in just 2017.

However, it is the 2nd most popular name on

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Jameson was at its peak popularity in December 2016.

Jameson, a brand of whiskey, is rising in popularity in recent years. Often used a surname, Jameson is becoming one of the most popular given names starting with J. While there aren't many famous people with the name, it is the name of various cities around the world. /p>

Where is it Popular?

Jameson was searched for most often in the following states:

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