Hamish - boys name

Hamish name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Hamish name meaning:

Origin: English

Variant of James: Supplant, replace. Variant of Jacob derived from the latin Jacomus.

Related names

James , Dymtrus, Hagop, Hamish , Jaime , Jaimee , Jaimelynn, Jaimi, Jakome, Jamee, Jamese, Jamesina, Jamey, Jamia, Jamielee, Jamilyn, Jaymee, Jaymie, Jim , Jimmy , Kimo, Seamus , Shamus, Jammes

Other boys names beginning with H


Overall UK ranking: 401 out of 4789

107 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (54)

Historical popularity of Hamish

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