• Gender: Male
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Diminutive Form Of James

What is the meaning of the name Jim?

The name Jim is primarily a male name of English origin that means Diminutive Form Of James.

Jim Belushi, actor. Jim Morrison, lead singer of "The Doors."

People who like the name Jim also like:

Ethan, Jack, Andrew, William, Adan, Declan, Aidan, Esther, Mabel, Celia, Samantha, Ivy, Eva, Hannah

Names like Jim:

Jenue, Jagna, Janiah, Joaquin, Juan, Jioni, Jaheim, Jaime, Juno, Jimi, Joanna, Joanne, Jamya, Jaimin, Jonah, Joham, Joachim, Johan, Jean, Jenaya, Jachin, Johanna, Jessamine, Jan, Jain, Jemma, Jemima, Johnny, Jumanah, Jenna

Stats for the Name Jim

checkmark Jim is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Jim is currently not ranked in U.S. births

Potential drawbacks of using the name Jim:

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1. Commonness: Jim is a very common name, which may lead to confusion or difficulty in distinguishing between individuals with the same name.
2. Lack of uniqueness: Due to its popularity, naming a child Jim may result in them being one of many Jims in their social circle or community, making it harder for them to stand out.
3. Stereotypes: The name Jim may be associated with certain stereotypes or preconceived notions, potentially impacting how others perceive and interact with the individual.
4. Limited nickname options: Jim is already a shortened form of James, so there are fewer nickname possibilities compared to other names that offer more creative variations.
5. Cultural associations: Depending on the cultural context, the name Jim may have specific connotations or historical references that could influence how it is perceived by others.

Songs about Jim

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Big Jim - Ivor Cutler
Don't Come the Cowboy with Me Sonny Jim - Kirsty MacColl
Jim - Bergman Rock
Jim Dandy - Black Oak Arkansas
Jim Infantino's 127th Nightmare - Jim Infantino
Jools and Jim - Pete Townshend
Lucky Jim - Mclusky
Oh Jim - Gay Dad
Spring-Heeled Jim - Morrissey
You Don't Mess Around with Jim - Jim Croce