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%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Yasmin and related names. 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) appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of this girl name reached its apex in 1999 and has become significantly lower since, 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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Tasmin. This name tends to be less frequently used than Yasmin.