What does Ess mean?
Associated with: star.
(female) Eiss, Esse, ..
(male) Ele, Ere, .. Middle name pairings:
Ess Nya (E.N.), ..
How popular is Ess?
Ess is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#39499 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Essie, Esta, Ester (#1848 last year) and Esther (#203) are the popular alternative forms of Ess (unlisted) ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Ess reached the top of their popularity a century ago (average #273) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1512, 85.5% less usage), with versions such as Esther becoming less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)