Jesiah

First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Jesiah mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Jesiah

User Submitted Origins

     Hebrew
25%
     Arabic
25%
     African
25%
     English
25%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Texas, United States says the name Jesiah means "Jehovah exists".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Jesiah means "Monkey" and is of African origin.
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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 5 0 5
1981 10 0 10
1982 5 0 5
1983 5 0 5
1984 8 0 8
1985 10 0 10
1987 5 0 5
1988 8 0 8
1989 6 0 6
1990 7 0 7
1991 11 0 11
1993 9 0 9
1994 10 0 10
1995 13 0 13
1996 12 0 12
1997 12 0 12
1998 16 0 16
1999 25 0 25
2000 44 0 44
2001 37 0 37
2002 57 5 52
2003 54 0 54
2004 68 6 62
2005 80 9 71
2006 121 9 112
2007 120 0 120
2008 168 7 161
2009 180 8 172
2010 171 0 171
2011 166 0 166
2012 172 0 172
2013 207 14 193
2014 174 28 146
2015 242 69 173
2016 249 65 184
2017 305 107 198
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Jesiah

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Jesiah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Jesiah

  • How Popular is the name Jesiah? Jesiah is the 5,470th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jesiah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,792 babies born with the first name Jesiah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jesiah to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jesiah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jesiah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jesiah is Saturday, December 11th, 1886.
  • What year had the most people named Jesiah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jesiah was in 2017 with a total of 198 babies.
  • Random Jesiah Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jesiah is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 19 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Jesiah: Your name in reverse order is Haisej. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ihaejs. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jesiah born Mar 15, 1956

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Africa approximately on 1200. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

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. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).