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What does Jesiah mean?

Jesiah Pronunciation of Jesiah [je-si-ah] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Jesiah means "the Lord exists". Jesiah is an alternate form of Jesse (Hebrew).


Jesiah has 3 variants: Jessey, Jessie and Jessy.

1 more relation via Jesse: Jess.

Creative forms:
(male) Jesidi, ..

(female) Jesidi, Jesie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jesiah Eliyahu (J.E.), ..

How popular is Jesiah?

Jesiah is an unusual given name for males. Jesiah is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Jesiah was first listed in 2004 and reached its apex position of #1007 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is at #1105 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Jesiah (#1105 last year) are Jesse (#178 last year), Jessie (#918), Jessy, Jessey and Jess. Usage of these forms of Jesiah was common among parents in the 1880s (adoption of 0.8%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 0.1%, 83%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jesiah, Jess, Jesse, Jessey, Jessie, Jessy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jesiah is pronounced similarly to Josiah and Joziah. Other suggested similar names are Abiah, Aviah, Azriah, Isaiah, Isiah, Issiah, Izaiah, Jacian, Jarah, Jasha, Jaspar, Jeavan, Jedadiah, Jedaiah, Jediah, Jedidiah, Jeh, Jehan, Jelal, Jemaal, Jemal, Jemar, Jenshian (see Gentian), Jentian, Jerad, Jerae, Jerah, Jeran, Jeremiah, Jereth, Jeriah, Jericho, Jerick, Jerico, Jeriel, Jeril, Jerman, Jerrad, Jerrah, Jesous, Jesper, Jessop, Jessup, Jestin, Jeston, Jesus, Jeth, Jevin, Jevvan, Jian, Jonah, Jorian, Joseph, Josh, Joshuah, Josia, Josias, Josif, Josip, Josua, Judah, Julian, Jurian, Justan, Mosiah, Obediah, Selah, Terah, Toviah, Ukiah, Uriah, Zariah and Zerah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jesiah.

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