What does Yasmin mean?
Yasmin \ya(s)-min\ as a girls' name is pronounced yahz-MEEN. It is of Arabic and Persian origin, and the meaning of Yasmin is "jasmine flower". Yasamin is the original form. Actress Yasmine Bleeth; princess Yasmin Aga Khan; model Yasmin Le Bon. See also Jasmine.
Yasmin▼ has 29 more related forms via Jasmine: Ismenia, Jas, Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jasmeen, Jasmin▼, Jasmina, Jasminda, Jasmyn, Jasmyne, Jassamayn, Jazan, Jazmin, Jazmine, Jazmon, Jazmyn▼, Jazmyne, Jazzmin, Jazzmine, Jazzmon, Jazzmyn, Jazzmynn, Jess, Jessamine, Jessamy, Jessamyn, Jessie▼, Jessimine and Yasminia.
Yasmin is a very prominent first name for women (#1653 out of 4276, Top 39%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#72466 out of 150436, Top 48%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Yasmin for girls. Yasmin was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #324 in the U.S. in 2006, and is at #904 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Jasmine (#100 the previous year), Jazmin (#396), Jazmine (#443), Jessie (#587), Jasmin (#690), Yasmeen, Yasmine, Yazmin, Jazmyne, Jasmyne, Jaslyn, Jazmyn and Jasmyn are the popular related forms of Yasmin (#904 the previous year). Usage of these girl names reached its apex in 1999 (usage of 0.4306%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.2057%, down 52.2%), with versions like Yasmin, Jasmin, Jazmyn, Yazmin and Yasmine becoming somewhat outmoded. Jasmine (#100), Jazmin (#396) and Jazmine (#443) are three of the more chic baby names in this list. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Yasmin and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
A suggested similar baby name is Tasmin. This name tends to be less frequently used than Yasmin.