Jimmy

Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
JIM-ee
Meaning
Following after

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Jimmy is a diminutive of James, ultimately derived from Jacob. Jacob is derived from the Hebrew name 'Yaakov', which means 'following after'. This is derived from the Hebrew words 'Yahweh', which means 'God', and 'aqeb', which means 'heel'. In the Bible, Jacob was born after Esau, holding after Esau's heel.

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'Jimmy' in Movies

NCIS

Jimmy Palmer

Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

Jimmy Woo

American Horror Story

Jimmy Darling

Degrassi: The Next Generation

Jimmy Brooks

Better Call Saul

Jimmy McGill

The Wire

Det. James 'Jimmy' McNulty

The Irishman (2019)

Jimmy Hoffa

True Detective

Detective Jimmy Dufrene

Yellowstone

Jimmy Hurdstrom

Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)

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