What does Jessilyn mean?
Jessilyn [jess-i-lyn] as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and the name Jessilyn means "He sees". Jessilyn is an alternate form, with the suffix -lyn, of Jessie (Hebrew): pet variation of Jessica.
(female) Jacilyn, Jessile, ..
(male) Jessily, Jessivan, ..
How popular is Jessilyn?
Jessilyn is a rare first name for females. Jessilyn is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the history of the girl name Jessilyn and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Jessilyn (outside Top 2000) are Jeslyn, Jessalyn (#1816 the previous year), Jessi, Jessie (#617), Jesslyn, Jessy and Jessye. Usage of these relations of Jessilyn was at its peak during the years 1880-1889 (adoption of 0.4%) and has become much less since (adoption 0.03%, 93% less), with the form Jessie becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Jessilyn is pronounced similarly to Jessalin, Josalyn, Joscelyn, Joselyn▼, Josilin, Josilyn, Jossalin, Jossalyn and Josselyn. Other suggested similar names are Cescily, Gerrilyn, Jacalyn, Jacelyn, Jackelyn, Jacklyn▼, Jaclyn▼, Jacolyn, Jacqlyn, Jaklyn, Jamilyn, Jaquelyn, Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jasolin, Jazlyn▲, Jazzalyn, Jazzlyn, Jennalyn, Jennilyn, Jeralyn, Jerelyn, Jerilyn, Jerilynn, Jerralyn, Jerrilyn, Jessamy, Jessamyn, Jessia, Jessica▼, Jessicia, Jessicka, Jessika▼, Jessimine, Jessiqua, Jessiya, Jewelyn, Jocelyn, Joclyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Joselyne, Josiline, Joslin, Joslyn▲, Joslyne, Joslynn, Josselynne, Jossline, Josslyn, Joycelyn, Jozlyn, Kerilyn, Sessile, Sessilly and Sessily. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jessilyn.See names in meaning and etymology.