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 jolly, the fun side!
E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.
S is for self respect, a solid score here.
S is for sweet, your pleasing way.
I is for impressive, your list of qualities.
C is for change, you are able to adapt.
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
Your name in reverse order is "Acissej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Jisaecs". 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 1952 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jessica" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 24 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1952. Across the entire United States a total of only 451 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
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 south west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Jessica
Past life for Jessica born Jan 26, 1928
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 Wales approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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