Given Name YESENIA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

From Jessenia, the genus name of a type of tree found in South America. This name was first used by Yolanda Vargas in the Telenovela 'Yesenia' (1970).

Sources & References

  • Cleveland Kent Evans, The Great Big Book of Baby Names (2006)


food, fruits, green, nature, plants, trees
Entry updated July 1, 2008