What does the name Jamaica mean? The meaning of the name Jamaica is Land Of Wood And Water. The origin of the name Jamaica is American. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
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Name Notes: Geographical name. Island in the Carribbean. Jamaica is a word from an Arawakan phrase, the language of the Tainos.