What does Jessalyn mean?
Jessalyn \j(e)-ssal-yn, jess(a)-lyn\ as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Jessalyn means "He sees". Jessalyn is a derivative of Jessica (Hebrew). Jessalyn is also a derivative of Jessie (Hebrew).
Jessalyn has 49 more alternative forms via Jessica, Jessie: Jassica, Jecca, Jesaca, Jesca, Jesenia, Jesica▼, Jesicca, Jesika, Jesirae, Jeslyn, Jess, Jessa, Jessaca, Jessah, Jessaka, Jessamae, Jessamyn, Jessana, Jessandra, Jessca, Jesscia, Jesse▼, Jesseca, Jessey, Jessi, Jessia, Jessicia, Jessicka, Jessika▼, Jessina, Jessiqua, Jessiya, Jesslyn, Jesslynn, Jessy, Jessyca, Jessye, Jessyka, Jesyka, Jezeca, Jezica, Jezika, Jeziree, Jezyca, Jyssika, Lajessica, Tessica, Tjessica and Yessica.
Jessalyn is an unusual first name for females. Jessalyn is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jessalyn and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Jessalyn (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Jesenia, Jesica, Jessa (#849 the previous year), Jesse, Jessi, Jessica (#179), Jessie (#587) and Jessika. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread in the year 1990 (usage of 0.3356%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.1731%, down 48.4%), with the versions Jesica, Jesse, Jessie and Jessika becoming less stylish. Jessica (#179) 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)