The name Jim is a boy's name of English origin meaning "supplanter". Jim and is often added to lists like Popular English Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".
From the experts:
Peaked in the 1940s, but still an amiable classic, a la Joe and Tom -- though rarely used on its own.
Lists containing Jim
Jim in Blog Posts
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Jim in the Forums
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