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Gender: Female Meaning of Jessamy: "jasmine flower" Origin of Jessamy: English, variation of Jessamine

The name Jessamy is a girl's name meaning "jasmine flower". Jessamy and is often added to lists like Unique Girl Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

From the experts:

Jessamy and big sister Jessamine are all but unknown in the U.S., but make distinctive alternatives to overexposed Jessica, Jessie, and Jasmine.

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Famous People Named Jessamy

Pop Culture References for the name Jessamy

"Jessamy," children's book by Barbara Sleigh
"The Jessamy Bride", nickname for Mary Horneck, a celebrated London beauty of the 1770s, painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds among others
Jessamy Harrison, character in "The Icarus Girl" by Helen Oyeyemi
Jessamy Henefer, character in "A Child of Secrets" by Mary Mackie


katinka Says:


Soft and beautiful name with a quiet strength. I really like it!

Wittyusername103 Says:


This is gorgeous!! Plus Jess and Jessa are gorgeous nicknames.

Hailey Says:


This is pretty! I have never heard it before.

MaryKathryn Says:


I love this name. It's quite unique, yet usable.

Zelliew Says:


I still prefer Jessica

sirens_sam Says:


This is an interesting name. Don't think I'd ever use it though.