Meaning and name origin
Jessenia \j(e)-sse-nia\ as a girl's name is pronounced jes-SEE-nee-ah. It is of Spanish origin. Variant of Llesenia or Yesenia, originally made popular by the Gypsy title character of a 1970s Spanish soap opera. Also sometimes used as a variant of Jessica.
Jessenia is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2565 out of 4276, Top 60%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jessenia for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jessenia and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jessica (#179), Yessenia, Jesenia, Yesenia and Jessenia. (2014 statistics).