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Jasmine

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Persian
  • Meaning: Jasmine Flower
  • #308 All Time
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44k Jasmin (Persian)
35k Jazmine (Persian)
< 1k Jessamine (French)

How popular is the baby name Jasmine in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1906 5 5 0
1912 7 7 0
1915 8 8 0
1916 6 6 0
1917 9 9 0
1918 8 8 0
1920 6 6 0
1922 7 7 0
1925 14 14 0
1927 13 13 0
1929 6 6 0
1930 5 5 0
1933 8 8 0
1937 8 8 0
1945 5 5 0
1948 7 7 0
1950 24 24 0
1951 24 24 0
1952 21 21 0
1953 29 29 0
1954 34 34 0
1955 37 37 0
1956 45 45 0
1957 50 50 0
1958 27 27 0
1959 37 37 0
1960 33 33 0
1961 35 35 0
1962 27 27 0
1963 33 33 0
1964 27 27 0
1965 31 31 0
1966 38 38 0
1967 25 25 0
1968 45 45 0
1969 54 54 0
1970 65 65 0
1971 84 84 0
1972 89 89 0
1973 150 150 0
1974 293 286 7
1975 396 383 13
1976 533 525 8
1977 734 719 15
1978 816 797 19
1979 1,060 1,043 17
1980 1,206 1,187 19
1981 1,438 1,400 38
1982 1,464 1,447 17
1983 1,590 1,568 22
1984 1,958 1,928 30
1985 2,748 2,706 42
1986 3,042 2,991 51 #95 girl name
1987 3,789 3,724 65 #79 girl name
1988 6,535 6,441 94 #53 girl name
1989 9,700 9,549 151 #30 girl name
1990 11,131 11,033 98 #28 girl name
1991 11,576 11,522 54 #24 girl name
1992 10,516 10,477 39 #28 girl name
1993 12,107 12,059 48 #23 girl name
1994 11,759 11,711 48 #23 girl name
1995 10,313 10,279 34 #25 girl name
1996 9,743 9,707 36 #28 girl name
1997 9,700 9,678 22 #24 girl name
1998 9,507 9,480 27 #26 girl name
1999 9,372 9,352 20 #26 girl name
2000 9,116 9,092 24 #27 girl name
2001 8,971 8,955 16 #25 girl name
2002 8,894 8,863 31 #26 girl name
2003 8,078 8,059 19 #27 girl name
2004 8,523 8,482 41 #26 girl name
2005 7,882 7,863 19 #29 girl name
2006 7,529 7,516 13 #29 girl name
2007 6,780 6,763 17 #32 girl name
2008 5,528 5,516 12 #43 girl name
2009 4,884 4,874 10 #51 girl name
2010 4,175 4,169 6 #62 girl name
2011 3,695 3,689 6 #74 girl name
2012 3,371 3,371 0 #85 girl name
2013 3,052 3,047 5
2014 3,006 3,006 0 #100 girl name
2015 2,774 2,774 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Jasmine baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 240,470 babies born with the name Jasmine in the United States. That's more than enough Jasmines to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jasmine" was in 1993 with a total of 12,059 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jasmines)

According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jasmine" ranks #19 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Maryland. Imagine that, 276 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1990. Across the entire United States a total of 11,131 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Jasmine" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jasmine as well as things modernly associated with the name Jasmine such as celebrities named Jasmine.

Persian

Origin and Meaning of Jasmine

The name "Jasmine" is of Persian origin, and it means "Jasmine Flower". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Jas"mine
A shrubby plant of the genus Jasminum, bearing flowers of a peculiarly fragrant odor. The Jasminum officinale, common in the south of Europe, bears white flowers. The Arabian jasmine is Jasminum Sambac, and, with Jasminum angustifolia, comes from the East Indies. The yellow false jasmine in the Gelseminum sempervirenssee Gelsemium). Several other plants are called jasmine in the West Indies, as species of Calotropis and Faramea.

Etymology: F. jasmin, Sp. jazmin, Ar. yāsmīn, Pers. yāsmīn; cf. It. gesmino gelsomino. Cf. Jessamine

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Any of several shrubs and vines of the genus Jasminum chiefly native to Asia

Jasmine Guy

Jasmine Guy is an actress, singer, dancer, and television director with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1981 to present. Jasmine was born in 1964 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Jasmine Waltz

Jasmine was born in 1982.

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Meera Jasmine

Meera Jasmine is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Meera was born in 1984 as Jasmine Mary Joseph in Thiruvalla, Kerala, India.

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Jasmine Richards

Jasmine Richards is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Jasmine was born in 1990 in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada.

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Jasmine Trias

Jasmine Trias is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Jasmine was born in 1986 as Jasmine Trias in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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Jasmine Sendar

Jasmine was born in 1977.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Jasmine

Jasmine Garden
Jasmine Plant
Jasmine Tookes
Jasmine Jordan
Jasmine Rice
Jasmine Sanders
Jasmine Thompson
Jasmine Wright

Alternative Meanings

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

M is for mighty, your inner strength.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Enimsaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Inmjsae". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jasmine born Oct 30, 1949

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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!

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