What does Jesse mean?
Related boy name: Jessamine.
Jesse has 1 feminine form: Jessie.Kreatif forms:
(male) Jesme, Juse, ..
(female) Jesae, Jesje, ..
How popular is Jesse?
Jesse is a very prominent first name for men (#89 out of 1220, Top 7%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#8202 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name history of Jesse for boys. Jesse reached its top position of #28 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is presently at #174. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Joshua (#25 via latest list), Josue (#269), Jessie (#809), Josh (#1148), Jesiah (#1244), Jess, Josua, Jessey and Jessy are the popular variation forms of Jesse (#174 via latest list). These forms of Jesse were popular as baby names 3 decades ago (average #852) and have become significantly less popular since (#1166, ▼71%), with forms such as Jessie falling out of fashion.