[ 1 syll. jes-sa, je-ssa ] The baby boy name Jessa is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. It is pronounced as JH-S-ah- †. Jessa is used predominantly in the English language and it is derived from Hebrew origins. Jessa is a variant of the name Jesse (English and German).
See also the related category hebrew.
Jessa is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Jessa, Jesse was the most commonly used. In the past century Jessa has mostly been a girl name.
Baby names that sound like Jessa include J, Jaac, Jac (Welsh), Jace (English), Jach (Czech and Polish), Jack (English and Dutch), Jacke, Jacks, Jacq, Jacs, Jae (English, Korean, and Indian), Jag, Jah, Jaice, Jaik, Jaike, Jak, Jake (English and Hebrew), Jakeh (English), and Jakhee.
† Pronunciation for Jessa: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"