Baby name Jessica
Description: Apparently of Shakespearean origin – the daughter of Shylock in The Merchant of Venice (1596). Shakespeare is thought to have created the name to be passed off as typically Jewish. Famous bearers of the name include Jessica Simpson, Jessica Lang and Jessica Alba (actresses), and fictional character Jessica Rabbit.
Statistics for Jessica
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Jessica' was given to 93.032 Girls, representing 1,57% of the total 5.943.365 Girls registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Jessica'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Jessica' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Jessica' varied from 2.937 to 6.711 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Jessica'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Jessica' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Jessica' varied from rank 1 to 8.