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Jessie

Gender: Neutral. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #710).

What does the name "Jessie" mean?

Jessie (English): Diminutive form of Jessica or Jean

The name "Jessie" is of English origin and it means "Diminutive form of Jessica or Jean". It's a name commonly given to girls.

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

S is for select, as few are chosen.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

Your name in reverse order is "Eissej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Essjie". 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 "Jessie" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Jessie? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 274,931 babies born with the name Jessie in the United States. That's more than enough Jessies to occupy the country of Barbados with an estimated population of 274,200 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 789 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jessie" was in 1918 with a total of 3,591 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jessies)

According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jessie" is not a popular baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, only 8 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1981. Across the entire United States a total of 2,461 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 Jessie popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jessie 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 Jessie

Jessie J

Jessie J is a singer and songwriter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Jessie was born in 1988 as Jessica Ellen Cornish in Chadwell Heath, London, England.

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Jessica Tandy

Jessica Tandy is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1926 to 1994. Jessica was born in 1909 as Jessie Alice Tandy in Hackney, London, England, UK.

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Irene Ryan

Irene Ryan is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1913 to 1973. Irene was born in 1902 as Jessie Irene Noblett in San Francisco, California, U.S.

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Jessie Wallace

Jessie Wallace is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1999 to present. Jessie was born in 1971 as Karen Jane Wallace in Enfield, Greater London, England.

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Jessie Cave

Jessie Cave is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Jessie was born in 1987 in London, England.

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Jessie Armstead

Jessie Armstead is a NFL player. Jessie was born in 1970 in Dallas, Texas.

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Past life for Jessie born May 31, 1936

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 Alaska approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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