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What does Jessop mean?

Jessop Pronunciation of Jessop [jes-sop] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and Jessop means "Jehovah increases". Jessop is an alternate form of Joseph (Hebrew). Biblical: the son of Jacob who.


Jessop has 3 variants: Jessup, Josep and Josip.

2 more relations via Joseph: Joop and Joss.

Creative forms:
(male) Jesop, Josop, ..

(female) Jesjon, Jesjoy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jessop Blaise (J.B.), ..

How popular is Jessop?

Jessop is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#10483 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent variation form of Jessop (outside Top 2000) is Joseph (#21 last year). This relation of Jessop was popular with parents in the 1910s (#5) and has become significantly less widespread since (#21, down 77.7%), with Joseph becoming less trendy. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joseph in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Bishop, Jacson, Jaison, Jakson, Janson, Jansson, Jason, Jaxson, Jayson, Jeno, Jens, Jensen, Jenson, Jensson, Jerod, Jeron, Jerrod, Jerron, Jerrot, Jesiah, Jesous, Jesper, Jess, Jesse, Jessey, Jessie, Jesstin, Jessy, Jestin, Jeston, Jesus, Jevon, Jimson, Jonson, Judson and Justo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jessop.

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