Given Name JESSIE (1)

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: JES-ee (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Originally a Scottish diminutive of JEAN (2). In modern times it is also used as a diminutive of JESSICA.
VARIANTS: Teasag (Scottish), Jess, Jessa, Jessi, Jessye, Jessalyn (English)
MASCULINE FORMS: Eoin, Iain, Ian (Scottish), Evan, Ian, Ivan, John, Jon, Sean, Shane, Shaun, Shawn, Shayne (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Lashawn (African American), Jone (Basque), Iscah, Jescha, Joanna (Biblical), Ioanna (Biblical Greek), Yiskah (Biblical Hebrew), Iohanna (Biblical Latin), Ioana, Ivana, Yana, Yanka, Yoana (Bulgarian), Joana, Jana (Catalan), Ghjuvanna (Corsican), Ivana (Croatian), Ivana, Jana, Johana (Czech), Jessica, Johanna, Johanne, Jeanette (Danish), Jana, Janna, Johanna, Janine, Jeanette, Jeanine, Jeannette, Jenny (Dutch), Johanna (Estonian), Janika, Janina, Johanna, Jenna, Jenni, Jenny (Finnish), Jeanne, Jessica, Johanne, Janine, Jeanette, Jeanine, Jeannette, Jeannine (French), Xoana (Galician), Jana, Janina, Jessica, Jessika, Johanna, Janine, Jenny (German), Gianna, Ioanna, Yanna (Greek), Iekika (Hawaiian), Johanna, Zsanett (Hungarian), Jóhanna, Jóna, Jenný (Icelandic), Chevonne, Shavonne, Shevaun, Shevon, Síne, Siobhán, Sinéad (Irish), Gessica, Giovanna, Jessica (Italian), Johanna (Late Roman), Janina (Lithuanian), Ivana, Jovana (Macedonian), Jehanne, Johanne (Medieval French), Jessica, Johanna, Johanne, Jeanette (Norwegian), Janina, Joanna (Polish), Jéssica, Joana (Portuguese), Ioana (Romanian), Yana, Zhanna, Zhannochka (Russian), Giuanna (Sardinian), Ivana, Jovana (Serbian), Ivana, Jana (Slovak), Ivana, Jana (Slovene), Jessica, Juana, Yessica, Jenny (Spanish), Janina, Janna, Jessica, Johanna, Jeanette, Jennie, Jenny (Swedish), Ivanna, Yana (Ukrainian), Shan, Siân, Siwan, Siana, Siani, Sioned (Welsh)
SAME SPELLING: Jessie (2)

Categories

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Entry updated July 2, 2017