in the U.S.
Gender: Girl. Ranked #38 most popular
What does the name "Jessica" mean?
Jessica (Hebrew): God beholds
The name "Jessica" is of Hebrew origin and it means "God beholds". It's a name commonly given to girls.
J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.
E is for endear, all those you touch.
S is for serene, your calm time.
S is for superb, a great attitude about life.
I is for intense, your zest of living.
C is for charm, the undeniable you.
A is for accomplished, in all that you do.
Your name in reverse order is "Acissej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iesscaj". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
How popular is the name "Jessica" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Jessica? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,044,144 babies born with the name Jessica in the United States. That's more than enough Jessicas to occupy the country of Djibouti with an estimated population of 923,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jessica" was in 1987 with a total of 55,985 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jessicas)
According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jessica" ranks #2 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, 1,002 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of 45,631 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Jessica popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jessica in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Jessica
Past life for Jessica born Oct 30, 1982
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Cyprus approximately on 1650. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.
As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.