Jesse

Jesse - A very unique female name



  Jun 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jesse appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1119. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jesse and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jesse? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jesse. The baby girl name Jesse was given to 31 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2478 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 45,589 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jesse peaked in popularity 38 years ago in 1981 on position 524.



Famous with this name

Jesse Eisenberg
Jesse Metcalfe
Jesse Plemons


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Jesse is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jesse is currently topping the baby name charts in Tennessee at position #1,141 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,415.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jesse is where you live.


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Jesse origin and meaning

Jesse is a 5 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jesse, pop culture references for the name Jesse and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jesse

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jesse, sorted by popularity.

Jessica / Joyce / Jo / Jessie / Joy / Jackie / Josie / Joe / Jaycee / Jacey /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122478
20112489
20102182
20092112
20082046
20071964
20061819
20051376
20041280
20031323
20021121
20011168
2000795
1999671
1998792
1997793
1996766
1995614
1994620
1993677
1992694
1991656
1990646
1989667
1988635
1987603
1986581
1985660
1984636
1983714
1982610
1981524
1980658
1979763
1978859
1977993
19761028
19751170
19741386
19732222
19721884
19712002
19702016
19691900
19642433
19632422
19622189
19602042
19582264
19572056
19551990
19542146
19532109
19511535
19481992
19471708
19451753
19441749
19431820
19421779
19401409
19381473
19351683
19341671
19331668
19321744
19311709
19291825
19281312
19271182
19261487
19251290
19241226
19221726
19211342
19201894
19191150
19181512
19151391
19141208
19131119

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Tennessee1141
Florida1839
Texas1903
California2415

Even more about Jesse


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jesse a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jesse?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1981
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jesse
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 45,589
Letter count 5
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +31

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