Jessica meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Jessica No. of characters: 7 Gender: Girl Origin of Jessica: Hebrew
Religion: Hindu How to pronounce Jessica je-ssi-ca What does my name mean? Meaning of Jessica: He Beholds, Rich, God's Grace, God Sees, Foresighted, Wealthy, He (God) Behol

Origin and Meaning

Jessica is a female given name meaning "Foresighted", "to see before". The name first appeared in the play "The Merchant of Venice (1596)" written by Shakespeare where Jessica belongs to the daughter of Shylock. Shakespeare probably used this name on the biblical name Iscah, from the Hebrew name Yiskah meaning "foresight", or "being able to see the potential in the future" which was spelled as "Iesca" (Jeska) on those days. The name Yiskah is derived from The Hebrew root sakhah meaning "to see". Iscah was the name of niece of Abraham. After 20th century this name is most commonly used.

Jessica was ranked 879 in 2011 US male names list and elevated by 1.01% from its previous ranking of 888 in 2010. Jessica was ranked 204 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 13.97% from its previous ranking of 179 in 2014. First name derived from Jesse. Comes from the Hebrew "Yishay" Means: "God looks" If Day November 4.. Discreet and shy temperament,Jessicaare dynamic beings who have a taste for adventure. Thoughtful,Jessicaact methodically. Jessica were not always confident and very emotional, "sting" sometimes good anger. Jessica are workers, struggle to succeed and their dedication is great. Their spirit of detachment screw screw things leads them to devote themselves generously.

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Jessica is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 8 in 2014. Around 90095 people wear Jessica as their first name. Jessica is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jessica is a very very popular first name for a girl in United States which is popular since 1947 and ranked 204 (0.039803% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 1045771 people wear Jessica as their first name. Jessica is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 204 (0.039803% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1045771 people have Jessica as their first name. Jessica is not a native United States and Jessica may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.292538% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Jessica is 3.

Jessica are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Jessica are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Jessica possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Jessica Aesica, Cassica, Chassica, Chesica, Chessica, Corsica, Dessica, Essica, Fransica, Gesica, Gessica, Jassica, Jeesica, Jesica, Jesssica, Jossica, Jssica, Jussica, JyssicaFamous people named Jessica
Jessica Conlan in The Education of Charlie Banks as Actress
Jessica Cropper in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button as Actress
Jessica Berry in Philadelphia: Manhunt as Producer
Jessica Page in BASEketball as Actress
Jessica Dragonette in Gulliver's Travels as Actress
Jessica Turner in Playboy: American Beauties as
Jessica Pearson in Episode #2.6 as Actress
Jessica Banuelos in Brotherhood as Actress
Jessica Kabasinski in Angel of Reckoning as Actress
Jessica Schatz in Tilt-A-Whirl as Actress
Jessica Darlin is an American porn actress.
Jessica Lange in movie King Kong as Actress
Names like Jessica Jessica Namesakes Related Names: Jes, Jesa, Jesabel, Jesai, Jesaiah, Jesaias, Jesalee, Jesalyn, Jesalynn, Jesanie, Jesara, Jescenia, Jescie, Jese, Jesean, Jeseca, Jesee, Jeseka, Jesel, Jeselle Posts having Jessica: Comments :Jessica (also pronounced "Jésica" or "Yésica" 1 ) is a name feminine. Original form of the name is probably Jiska , a biblical figure ( Gen 11:29 EU ). The Hebrew name means "God looks (at you)", "gift of God" or "God is watching over you." The present form was a character in Shakespeare's comedy The Merchant of Venice popular. The name may have been the English adaptation of the biblical name Iskah (the Hebrew : יִסְכָּה: yiskāh). The Hebrew original name Yiskāh ( יִסְכָּה ), means "forecast , " or the ability to see the potential in the future. The Hebrew root sakhaḥ (ס.כ.ה) "see", so the name Yiskah , adding yod , implies foresight or clairvoyance. Yiskah is the granddaughter of Abraham. The distribution of the first name adopted in Germany in the 1960s and 1970s clearly. During the 1980s and 1990s he was one of the twenty most common last names in Germany. Since the late 1990s, the spread decreases as compared to the other name. In the US this first happened many times number 1 in the 1980/1990 years, and remains in the top 30 until 2006. In France it is less common, and experienced a moderate decline. At the beginning of 2006, 67,606 French wore this name. Jessica is the 151 th surname attributed most of the xx th century, and is positioned in 145 th position in 2006. From 1900 to today, its award year record is 1982 with 5172 births. Variants: French: Jessika, Jessica, Jessyca, Jessyka, Jessikha, Dżesika ( Pol. ), Gessica Jesica ( span. ), Jessika Jieshika (ジエシカ) ( japan. ), Yessica, Yessika, Џесика (Macedonian, Serbian), Джэсіка (Belarusian), Джессіка (Ukrainian), Джессика (Russian), Xhesika (Albanian) Short forms: Jesus, Jess, Jesi, Jessi, Jesie, Jessie, Jesy, Jessy, Jeka, Yeka, Kherson, Sica, Yeya. - Ria Godina Popularity of Jessica

Updated on: June 26th, 2019
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