Sanskrit name Jami (जामि) is ancient word which literally means related or customary. Jami also refers to daughter in law or a virtuous woman.
Reference of ancient Sanskrit name Jami is found in various Epics with different meanings depending on the context. Jami founds reference in Arthav Veda and Riga Veda where it refers to people who are related like brothers and sisters. This name is also found to be referred in Mahabharata, Manu-Smiriti and Bhagvat Puran with meanings like daughter in law or a female relative of the head of the family.
Jami also founds its mention in various writings of Lexicographers like Hemchandra and Amar Singh in which it refers to a virtuous woman. Also as per Taittiriya-Braahmana (तैत्तिरीय-ब्राह्मण), Jami is name of a goddess. And also means uniformity, repetition, tautology.
As we can clearly see in the chart Jami is quiet a popular name in the USA from a very long period of time. Jami was most popular from the period of 1962 to 1997. In this period this name was used by 250 - 750 people per year as the name of their children. Jami is a somewhat popular name in India.
Jami is Sanskrit as well as it is a name in other language too. That is why it is popular in USA as per popularity records. Still it is Sanskrit as well as short and sweet name.
The boy name Avik is derived from Sanskrit. It means "diamon..more
Sanskrit word Prayan (प्रयाण/प्रायण) means beginning, commen..more
Atindra is ancient name of Sanskrit origin which literally m..more
Netri is a Sanskrit word can be used for a baby girl name, ..more
http://www.pitarau.com/ is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon. Clicking on an Amazon link from http://www.pitarau.com/ does not increase the cost of any item you purchase.