What does Yessenia mean?
Yessenia /yes-se-nia/ as a name for girls. Yessenia's root is Spanish. Yessenia is an alternate spelling of Jessenia (Spanish): transcription of Llesenia. Yessenia is also a variant of Yesenia (Spanish).
How popular is Yessenia?
Yessenia is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3190 out of 4276, Top 75%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Yessenia for girls. Yessenia entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #663 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Yessenia and related names. Jesenia, Jessenia and Yesenia are the prominent varying forms of Yessenia. Other forms, like Yessenya, are uncommon. These relations of Yessenia reached the peak of their popularity in 1990 (median #671) and are now less common, with the versions Yesenia and Yessenia becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Yessenia▼ is pronounced similarly to Ayscena and Ysanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Arsenia, Celenia, Cressentia, Geenia, Hesperia, Ismenia, Jessana, Jesscia, Jesseca, Jessia, Jessicia, Jessina, Levenia, Llesenia, Messina, Nessia, Permenia, Selenia, Terenia, Tessia, Veenia, Vesteria, Xeenia, Yasmena, Yasminia, Yelena, Yesseca, Yessica, Yessika, Ysanne, Zeenia and Zelenia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Yessenia.