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Jessie (boy)

What does Jessie mean?

Jessie Pronunciation of Jessie as a boys' name (also used more generally as girls' name Jessie) is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Jessie means "the Lord exists". Jessie is a variant form of Jesse (Hebrew).



VARIANTS Jessy, Jessey, Jesiah




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How popular is Jessie?

Jessie is a very popular first name for men (#235 out of 1220, Top 19%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#8000 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Jessie reached its top rank of #73 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, and is presently at #1109. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Jesse (#185 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Jesiah (#979), Jess, Jessey and Jessy are the popular alternative forms of Jessie (#1109) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Jessie were favored as birth names a century ago (AVERAGE #1038) and are now significantly less popular (#1378, DOWN 83%), with forms such as Jesse falling out of fashion. Jesse has been the most prominent, though Jesiah has become trendy as well over time.

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

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

Similar Names

Jessie is alike in pronunciation to Josue. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Beaslie (see Beasley), Benjie, Berkie, Busbie, Chesnie, Chessie, Denlie, Dennie, Derrie, Dewie, Dorsie (see Dorsey), Ferdie, Fergie, Gerrie, Gussie, Hastie, Hecie, Jackie, Jaimie, Jakie, Jamesie, Janse, Jase, Jasin, Jaymie, Jeffie, Jeffrie, Jemmie, Jenesis, Jenkin, Jensen, Jensson, Jerae, Jereme, Jeremie, Jeriel, Jerome, Jerre, Jerric, Jerrie, Jerriel, Jerriq, Jesous, Jessamine, Jessop, Jesstin, Jessup, Jestin, Jette, Jevvin (see Jevon), Jimmie, Johnie, Jose, Josia, Josif, Joslin, Joss, Justice, Justin, Keelie, Kelbie, Kelsie, Kerbie, Lemmie, Leslie, Massie, Ossie, Percie, Perrie, Reggie, Remie, Rennie, Teddie and Welbie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jessie.

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