US Popularity:5423
Other Origin(s):Hebrew, Persian
Meaning:Star; Myrtle
Essie is a girl’s name of Old French and Persian origin. With their name meaning “star,” this new addition will undoubtedly light up your life and become somewhat of a guiding force from the moment she enters the world. A shortened version or nickname of many monikers, Essie is most often associated with Estelle or Esther. Estelle was a French name that came from the Latin term stella. Meanwhile, the Persian title Esther is also thought to signify “star” or—in reference to the biblical figure—“myrtle” from Hebrew. In the Old Testament, the fifth-century Queen of Persia bore the name. Having saved her people from genocide, Queen Esther’s bravery and kindness can inspire baby Essie to help those in need and become a star in their own right.

Essie Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Essie is currently #2635 on The Bump
Girl:Essie is currently #1822 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Essie is currently #5423 in U.S. births
Girl:Essie is currently #3098 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 129
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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