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Gender: Female Meaning of Jessamyn: "jasmine flower" Origin of Jessamyn: Variant spelling of Jessamine, French

The name Jessamyn is a girl's name meaning "jasmine flower". Jessamyn and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Charming name occasionally heard in England, would be a real standout here. Jessamyn is the spelling used by writer West.

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Famous People Named Jessamyn

(Mary) Jessamyn West, American novelist
Jessamyn Charity West, American librarian and blogger
Jessamyn Laurel Duke, American mixed martial artist
Jesmyn Ward, American novelist

Pop Culture References for the name Jessamyn

Jessamyn, character in "Dancing Through the Snow" by Jean Little
Jessamin, footboy to Clarissa in Sir John Vanbrugh's comedy The Confederacy (1705)


beachbear Says:


I hate this name. No offense to anyone who likes it because it's only a matter of opinion. I don't even know why I hate it, because I've never known anyone personally who had this for a name so I have no connotations.

Jinxgirl Says:


I think the pronounciation is more intuitive spelled this way, it's a pretty name