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 Yissel

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

I is for immense, are your great qualities

S is for special, you are, you know!

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

L is for little, the little things you do.

Fun Facts about the name Yissel

  • How Popular is the name Yissel? Yissel is the 20,344th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yissel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 342 babies born with the first name Yissel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yissel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yissel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Yissel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yissel was in 2007 with a total of 23 babies.
  • Random Yissel Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yissel is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Yissel: Your name in reverse order is Lessiy. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Slysie. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Yissel born Jun 1, 1946

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 North Europe approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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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).