Jessie

Jessie - A very unique male name



  Apr 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jessie appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #72. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jessie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jessie? 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 Jessie. The baby boy name Jessie was given to 298 baby boys in 2012, ranking #684 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,507 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jessie peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 72.



Famous with this name

Jessie Graff
Jessie Nelson
Jessie Pinnick


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Jessie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jessie is currently topping the baby name charts in Arkansas at position #336 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,508.

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 Jessie is where you live.


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Jessie origin and meaning

Jessie is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jessie, pop culture references for the name Jessie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jessie

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

Joshua / Jack / Jose / Joe / Jesse / Jesus / Jay / Jake / Jackie / Josiah /

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
2012684
2011683
2010608
2009578
2008530
2007485
2006477
2005442
2004450
2003401
2002395
2001418
2000447
1999411
1998384
1997342
1996298
1995290
1994275
1993263
1992270
1991241
1990231
1989235
1988226
1987213
1986215
1985214
1984208
1983204
1982189
1981198
1980219
1979221
1978231
1977231
1976244
1975256
1974257
1973261
1972262
1971274
1970287
1969267
1968275
1967251
1966235
1965252
1964256
1963255
1962251
1961253
1960259
1959259
1958247
1957232
1956227
1955230
1954220
1953208
1952207
1951206
1950200
1949199
1948184
1947195
1946179
1945175
1944166
1943166
1942168
1941162
1940162
1939154
1938162
1937150
1936151
1935141
1934143
1933143
1932137
1931135
1930134
1929130
1928125
1927125
1926124
1925123
1924124
1923119
1922112
1921119
1920111
1919109
1918118
1917114
1916117
1915114
1914117
1913114
1912109
191179
191072

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arkansas336
South Carolina392
California447
Louisiana453
Mississippi453
Texas492
Oregon596
Georgia625
Wisconsin626
Missouri628
Colorado658
Alabama666
Tennessee671
Oklahoma681
Florida683
Indiana716
Washington769
Illinois793
North Carolina821
Maryland866
Ohio898
Michigan1081
New York1508

Even more about Jessie


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 Jessie 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jessie?

2 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
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Jessie
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,507
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +298

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