Jem - boys name

Jem name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 48%

Jem name meaning:

Origin: English

Supplant, replace. Variant of Jacob derived from the Latin Jacomus.


Unisex names

Related names

Jacob , Anschel, Anshel, Anshil, Ashu, Hamish , Jacobina, Jacquelin, Jacquelyn, Jacquetta.-Jacquet, Jake , Jakob , Jamesina, Jameson , Jamieson, Jayme , Jaymes, Jeb, Jem , Jemmy, Jimmie , Jock, Rachael , Yacoub , Jago

Other boys names beginning with J


Overall UK ranking: 2493 out of 4789

8 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

Historical popularity of Jem

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