Given Name JAM

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: جم (Persian)
PRONOUNCED: JAM (Persian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Persian form of Avestan Yima meaning "twin" (related to Sanskrit Yama). This was the name of a mythological king, more commonly called Jamshid.

Categories

English verbs, food, sweets
VARIANT: Yima
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Yama (Hinduism), Yama (Pashto), Cem (Turkish)