JESSIE (1)
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: JES-ee   [key]
Meaning & History
Originally a Scottish diminutive of JEAN (2). In modern times it is also used as a diminutive of JESSICA.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Teasag (Scottish), Jess, Jessa, Jessi, Jessye (English)
DIMINUTIVE: Jessalyn (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jone (Basque), Iscah, Joanna, Jescha (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Yiskah (Biblical Hebrew), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yoana (Bulgarian), Joana, Jana (Catalan), Ivana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana (Czech), Jessica, Johanna, Johanne (Danish), Jana, Janna, Johanna (Dutch), Johanna (Estonian), Janina, Johanna (Finnish), Jeanne, Jessica, Jeanette, Jeanine, Jeannette, Jeannine (French), Xoana (Galician), Jana, Janina, Jessica, Jessika, Johanna (German), Ioanna (Greek), Iekika (Hawaiian), Johanna, Zsanett (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhan, Sinéad (Irish), Gessica, Giovanna, Jessica (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Jessica, Johanna, Johanne (Norwegian), Janina, Joanna (Polish), Joana (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Yana, Zhanna, Zhannochka (Russian), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian), Jana (Slovak), Ivana, Jana (Slovene), Juana, Yessica (Spanish), Janina, Janna, Jessica, Johanna (Swedish), Siân, Siwan, Siana, Siani, Sioned (Welsh)
Popularity
United States  ranked #591 for girls
 ranked #720 for boys
 
England/Wales  ranked #168 for girls 
Australia (NSW)  - 
France  - 
Netherlands  ranked #252 for girls 
New Zealand  -