Jessie Name Meaning & Origin

Jessie

Pronunciation: JEH-see (key)

Origin of the name Jessie:

Originated as a pet form of the names Janet and Jean (God is gracious). Now, however, it is more commonly used as a feminine form of Jesse, which is derived from the Hebrew yīshai (gift).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Jesse, Jessi, Jessica, Jessicah, Jessye

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Famous real-life people named Jessie

Jessie Mclaughlin - Rhett Mclaughlin's wife
Jessie James Combs (b. 2006), daughter of American rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur Sean "Diddy" Combs
Jessie Paige Eisenberg, better known as Jessie Paege, is a famous Youtuber and author

Jessie in song, story & screen

Madonna - Dear Jessie
Jessie the Yodeling Cowgirl, "Toy Story 2"
Jessie Prescott, "Jessie"
Jesse by Carly Simon

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