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What does Jesslyn mean?

Jesslyn Pronunciation of Jesslyn [jess-lyn] as a girls' name has its root in Hebrew, and Jesslyn means "He sees". Jesslyn is a variant form of Jessie (Hebrew): pet transcription of Jessica.


Jesslyn has 2 variants: Jeslyn and Jesslynn.

13 more different relations via Jessie: Jess, Jessa, Jessalyn, Jessalynn, Jessana, Jesse, Jesselyn, Jessey, Jessi, Jessilyn, Jessina, Jessy and Jessye.

Creative forms:
(female) Jelyn, Jerlyn, ..


Middle name pairings:
Jesslyn Jaylah (J.J.), ..

How popular is Jesslyn?

Jesslyn is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Jesslyn is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jesslyn entered the list in 2013 and reached its peak position of #1974 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jesslyn name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jesslyn outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Jessa (#546 last year), Jessie (#617), Jessalyn (#1816), Jessy, Jessye, Jesse, Jess, Jeslyn and Jessi are the popular varying forms of Jesslyn. Other forms, like Jessey, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Jesslyn was widespread in the 1880s (usage of 0.4%) and is now significantly reduced (usage 0.1%, 86.6% less), with forms like Jessie becoming somewhat outmoded. Jessa is the most chic name for newborns in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jesslyn, Jeslyn, Jess, Jessa, Jessalyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jesse, Jessi, Jessie, Jessy, Jessye in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jessie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jesslyn is alike in pronunciation to Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jazlyn, Jazzlyn, Joslin, Joslyn, Joslyne, Joslynn, Jossline, Josslyn and Jozlyn. Other recommended names are Jacalyn, Jacelyn, Jacklyn, Jaclyn, Jacolyn, Jacqlyn, Jaklyn, Jasolin, Jeralyn, Jerelyn, Jerilyn, Jessalin, Jessamyn, Jessiya, Jewelyn, Jocelyn, Joclyn, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelyn, Joselyn, Joselyne, Josilin, Josilyn, Jossalin, Jossalyn and Josselyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jesslyn.

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