US Popularity:8707
Other Origin(s):Latin
If you're looking for a traditional name with timeless appeal, consider Jim, a masculine name of Hebrew origin that means "supplanter." Short and sweet, Jim is a diminutive of James, the Latin form of Jacob. With a rich history and many fascinating connections, this name boasts connotations of faith, family, and success, making it an excellent option for your little one. Notable namesakes include American-Canadian actor Jim Carrey and stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan, giving this name a clever edge.

Famous People Named Jim

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Jim Brown
    Football Player
  • Jim Carrey
  • Jim Davis
  • Jim Morrison

Jim Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Jim is currently #2792 on The Bump
Boy:Jim is currently #868 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Jim is currently #8707 in U.S. births
Boy:Jim is currently #3034 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1410
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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