Jess Origin and Meaning

The name Jess is both a boy's name and a girl's name .
This short form of Jesse has an androgynous, cowperson feel. It's Jess rather than Jesse or Jessie that can be considered among the truly androgynous baby names

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Famous People Named Jess

  • Jess WillardAmerican boxer
  • Jess HarnellAmerican voice actor

Jess in Pop Culture

  • Jess Marianocharacter on TV's "Gilmore Girls"