Meaning and name origin
Jesslyn \j(e)-ssl-yn, jes(s)-lyn\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jesslyn is "He sees". Jesslyn is a variant of Jessie (Hebrew): pet form of Jessica, also recorded in Scotland from an early date as a pet form of Jean and diminutive of Janet. Only sporadically used as a given name.
Jesslyn is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jesslyn and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Jessie (#587). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Jesslyn is also pronounced similarly to Jaslyn, Joslyn▼ and Josslyn. Other suggested similar baby names are Jessalin, Jessalyn, Jessalynn, Jesselyn, Jessilyn, Josalyn, Joselyn▼, Josilyn, Jossalyn and Josselyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jesslyn.