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The meaning of the name Jessica: God Beholds
The origin of the name Jessica: Hebrew
Alternate spellings: Jessika, Jyssica, Jesyka
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Notes: Name invented by Shakespeare for the daughter of a Jewish merchant in "The Merchant of Venice." He probably derived it from Jescha (Yiska), the name of a minor Biblical character.
Jessica Biel, actress. Jessica Simpson, singer. Jessica Tandy, actress.
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in U.S. births
Jessica - the Allman Brothers
Jessica - The Wynona Riders
The Jessica Numbers - The New Pornographers