What does Jesse mean?
Jesse /jes-se/ as a girls' name (also used more regularly as boys' name Jesse). Jesse's name origin is Hebrew, and the name Jesse means "He sees". Jesse is an alternate form of Jessica (Hebrew). Jesse is also a derivative of Jessie (Hebrew).
Jesse▼ has 45 more related forms via Jessica, Jessie: Jassica, Jecca, Jesaca, Jesca, Jesenia, Jesica▼, Jesicca, Jesika, Jesirae, Jeslyn, Jess, Jessaca, Jessaka, Jessalin, Jessalyn, Jessalynn, Jessamae, Jessamyn, Jessana, Jessandra, Jessca, Jesscia, Jesseca, Jesselyn, Jessicia, Jessicka, Jessika▼, Jessilyn, Jessina, Jessiqua, Jesslyn, Jesslynn, Jessyca, Jessyka, Jesyka, Jezeca, Jezica, Jezika, Jeziree, Jezyca, Jyssika, Lajessica, Tessica, Tjessica and Yessica.
Jesse has 1 masculine form: Jessamine.Kreatif forms: Jase, Jesne. [more]
How popular is Jesse?
Jesse is a very popular first name for females (#1044 out of 4276, Top 24%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#8202 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Jesse for girls. Jesse reached its highest position of #607 in the U.S. in 1995, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Jesse and related names. Popular alternative forms of Jesse are Jesenia, Jesica, Jessa (#849 2 years ago), Jessi, Jessica (#179), Jessie (#587) and Jessika. Other variants, like Jessaca, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Jesse was well-received in the year 1990 (usage of 0.3356%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1731%, ▼48.4%). Jessica has been the most well-known version, while Jesica, Jesse, Jessie and Jessika are now less popular. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)