What does Jesslyn mean?
Jesslyn /jess-lyn/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Jesslyn's root is Hebrew, and Jesslyn means "He sees". Jesslyn is a variant transcription of Jessie (Hebrew): pet transcription of Jessica. Compare last name Joselyn.
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)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Jesslyn and associated names. Jessie (#587 last year), Jessa (#849), Jesse and Jessi are the popular varying forms of Jesslyn (not ranked). Forms like Jesslynn are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its apex in 1994 (usage of 0.3315%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.141%, down 57.5%), with the forms Jesse and Jessie becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Jesslyn is alike in pronunciation to Jaslyn, Joslyn▼ and Josslyn. Other recommended similar baby names are Jessalin, Josalyn, Joselyn▼, Josilyn, Jossalyn and Josselyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jesslyn.