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James

he who supplants
ORIGIN: Hebrew
POPULARITY: 15
James as a boy's name (also used as girl's name James), is pronounced jayms. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of James is "he who supplants". Biblical: one of the 12 apostles of Jesus, who possibly was also a cousin of Jesus.
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