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Popularity
275k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jessie

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #262 All Time
Girls
Boys
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How popular is the name "Jessie" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1880789635154#90 boy name
#36 girl name
1881804661143#91 boy name
#35 girl name
1882998806192#84 boy name
#37 girl name
1883984833151#89 boy name
#40 girl name
18841,065888177#90 boy name
#42 girl name
18851,154952202#81 boy name
#40 girl name
18861,1841,003181#89 boy name
#41 girl name
18871,1941,012182#86 boy name
#41 girl name
18881,4541,200254#78 boy name
#43 girl name
18891,4031,196207#86 boy name
#43 girl name
18901,4911,250241#73 boy name
#43 girl name
18911,3461,119227#75 boy name
#48 girl name
18921,4971,246251#79 boy name
#46 girl name
18931,4301,216214#85 boy name
#48 girl name
18941,3751,120255#79 boy name
#55 girl name
18951,5451,300245#79 boy name
#48 girl name
18961,3321,103229#89 boy name
#57 girl name
18971,4251,191234#79 boy name
#52 girl name
18981,5111,244267#78 boy name
#55 girl name
18991,3421,081261#70 boy name
#54 girl name
19001,8191,422397#69 boy name
#53 girl name
19011,3471,116231#85 boy name
#55 girl name
19021,5631,240323#73 boy name
#54 girl name
19031,4821,202280#78 boy name
#55 girl name
19041,5101,197313#76 boy name
#60 girl name
19051,6531,315338#74 boy name
#57 girl name
19061,5701,247323#77 boy name
#58 girl name
19071,7001,314386#71 boy name
#60 girl name
19081,7371,382355#77 boy name
#58 girl name
19091,7531,321432#73 boy name
#63 girl name
19102,0571,541516#72 boy name
#63 girl name
19112,0501,550500#79 boy name
#66 girl name
19122,7442,052692#65 girl name
19133,2332,475758#61 girl name
19143,8102,861949#64 girl name
19154,5963,3561,240#66 girl name
19164,6833,4141,269#68 girl name
19174,8253,4651,360#70 girl name
19185,0033,5911,412#75 girl name
19195,0013,5281,473#75 girl name
19204,9203,3301,590#84 girl name
19214,7433,2261,517#91 girl name
19224,7733,1811,592#87 girl name
19234,4782,9961,482#93 girl name
19244,6073,1471,460#91 girl name
19254,4182,9501,468#97 girl name
19264,4012,9211,480#93 girl name
19274,3202,8581,462#95 girl name
19283,8402,4231,417
19293,5832,2551,328
19303,5242,1961,328
19313,1941,9291,265
19323,1781,8961,282
19332,8861,8071,079
19342,8811,7911,090
19352,7211,6181,103
19362,5991,5871,012
19372,5881,5471,041
19382,4471,477970
19392,4541,3961,058
19402,3521,3341,018
19412,3941,3561,038
19422,3951,3911,004
19432,4111,3131,098
19442,2471,2161,031
19452,0491,107942
19462,1911,1731,018
19472,2041,1561,048
19482,1651,0711,094
19492,0561,0311,025
19501,9539371,016
19511,931941990
19521,9128781,034
19531,9628971,065
19541,757764993
19551,709744965
19561,7336831,050
19571,6966321,064
19581,6075911,016
19591,544584960
19601,445510935
19611,418469949
19621,383446937
19631,304401903
19641,319411908
19651,348473875
19661,379476903
19671,170373797
19681,036319717
19691,098325773
19701,064335729
19711,119359760
19721,072317755
19731,105352753
19741,107358749
19751,164392772
19761,270448822
19771,420486934
19781,538643895
19791,7437201,023
19801,9098121,097
19812,4611,2101,251
19822,4741,1441,330
19832,0498881,161
19842,0889921,096
19852,2421,1111,131
19862,3931,2761,117
19872,3831,2211,162
19882,2421,1601,082
19892,2811,1481,133
19902,3711,1161,255
19912,2911,1161,175
19922,1441,0961,048
19932,1901,1081,082
19942,2391,255984
19952,0411,138903
19961,853979874
19971,598846752
19981,386744642
19991,320739581
20001,252719533
20011,203610593
20021,327675652
20031,244617627
20041,177607570
20051,097507590
20061,074529545
20071,027495532
2008981493488
2009877419458
2010824419405
2011739407332
2012785447338
2013801479322
2014784504280

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 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jessie" ranks #19 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 165 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1924. Across the entire United States a total of 4,607 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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 jolly, the fun side!

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

S is for special, you are, you know!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Eissej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eseisj". 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.

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 north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Jessie

Jessie J

Jessie J is a singer and songwriter specializing in pop and R&B music with the most prominent portion of her 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 her 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 her 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 her 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 her 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 Nov 29, 1927

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 Northern Japan approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

Name poster for Jessie

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