What does Jessalyn mean?
Jessalyn /jes-sa-lyn/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Jessalyn means "He sees". Jessalyn is a version of Jessica (Hebrew) with the suffix -lyn. Jessalyn is also a derivative of Jessie (Hebrew).
How popular is Jessalyn?
Jessalyn is an unusual first name for females. Jessalyn is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jessalyn and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Jessalyn (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Jessa (#849 the previous year), Jessica (#179) and Jessie (#587). Other variants, like Jeslyn, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Jessalyn was more pronounced in the year 1994 (average #409) and is somewhat less today (#538, 22% less), with the version Jessie becoming less stylish. Jessica is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list, and there is a revival in birth name usage for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Jessalyn is alike in pronunciation to Jazzalyn, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelyn, Joselyn▼, Josilyn, Jossalin, Jossalyn and Josselyn. Other recommended similar baby names are Gemmalyn, Geralyn▼, Jacalin, Jacalyn, Jacalynn, Jacelyn, Jackalin, Jackelyn, Jacklyn▼, Jaclyn▼, Jacolyn, Jacqlyn, Jacqualyn, Jaklyn, Jalyn▼, Janalyn, Jaquelyn, Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jasolin, Jassamayn, Jazlyn▲, Jazzlyn, Jenalynn, Jennalyn, Jennilyn, Jeralyn, Jerelyn, Jerilyn▼, Jermayn, Jerralyn, Jerrilyn, Jessamine, Jessamy, Jewelyn, Jocelyn▲, Joclyn, Jonalyn, Josalind, Josaline, Joscelin, Joselyne, Josilin, Joslin, Joslyn▼, Joslyne, Joslynn, Josselynne, Jossline, Josslyn, Joycelyn▼, Jozlyn, Rosalyn▼, Sessaley, Sessily and Teralyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jessalyn.