Gender: Female Meaning of Yesenia: "floral" Origin of Yesenia: Spanish tree name

Yesenia Origin and Meaning

The name Yesenia is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "floral".

This unique girls' name is a Latinx favorite popularized by a character on a Spanish-language soap opera. Jessenia is another variation. The name is drawn from the name of a tree in South America.

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Pop Culture References for the name Yesenia

Yesnia, Yesinia, Yecenia, Yasenya, Yessenia


roseofjune Says:


Came here from Jessenia. What a tough decision. Both names have a lot of appeal and this one has unbeatable oomph.

saoirse123 Says:


A name for positivity: first three letters spell "yes"

Julia Says:


My daughter is named Yesenia. When I chose her name I found the meaning Gift her middle name is Isabel and it means dedicated or consecrated to God. Gift dedicated to God!

lizway Says:


i know a yesenia, and i love this name! the only thing is, people can never pronounce it right.