First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Essi

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Alt. Meaning

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

Notable Persons Named Essi

Essi Wuorela is a pop music and a cappella soprano. She plays Vocals. Essi was born on March 31st, 1971.


Essi Sainio is an athlete for the FC Honka (women), HJK Helsinki (women), FFC Turbine Potsdam, AIK Fotboll (women), SC Freiburg (women), and Finland women's national football team. Essi was born on September 9th, 1986 in Helsinki, Finland.


Essi Moh is a musician.


Essi Huppunen is an athlete for the NiceFutis.


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International Interest for Essi

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Essi U.S.
  White 87.38% 64.26%
  African American 6.80% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Essi

People with the last name Essi are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Essi

  • How Popular is the name Essi? As a last name Essi was the 157,234th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Essi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Essi is Sunday, November 27th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Essi? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Essi. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Essi: Your name in reverse order is Isse. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sies. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Essi? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 103 people with the last name Essi.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Essi? Essi is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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