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Drew Woodring

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Drew Woodring

on 30 April 2010

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My Real First Name Is James, But I Prefer To Be Called Drew Woodring! The Day I Was Born. How old I am. What Is My Name?! Stress-O-Meter Best Picture: Forrest Gump
Directed By Robert Zemeckis
Best Actor: Tom Hanks
in Forrest Gump
Best Actress: Jessica Lange
in Blue Sky
What is in a name? Popularity of my name. You are 15 years old...

or 184 months old
or 802 weeks old
or 5,614 days old
or 134,732 hours old
or 8,083,832 minutes old
or 485,029,908 seconds old

and your next birthday celebration is in:
230 days 5 hrs 28 mins 13 secs. Home Town. Hilton Head Island/Bluffton South Carolina What I Want To Be. I would Like to be an architect. ANd be on tv. JAMES
Gender: Masculine

Usage: English, Biblical

Pronounced: JAYMZ (English) [key]

English form of the Late Latin name Iacomus which was derived from (Iakobos), the New Testament Greek form of the Hebrew name Ya'aqov (see JACOB). This was the name of two apostles in the New Testament. The first was Saint James the Greater, the apostle John's brother, who was beheaded under Herod Agrippa in the Book of Acts. The second was James the Lesser, son of Alphaeus. Another James (known as James the Just) is also mentioned in the Bible as being the brother of Jesus.
Since the 13th century this form of the name has been used in England, though it became more common in Scotland, where it was borne by several kings. In the 17th century the Scottish king James VI inherited the English throne, becoming the first ruler of all Britain, and the name grew much more popular. Famous bearers include the explorer Captain James Cook (1728-1779), the inventor of the steam engine James Watt (1736-1819), and the novelist and poet James Joyce (1882-1941). This name has also been borne by six American presidents. A notable fictional bearer is the British spy James Bond, created by author Ian Fleming.
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