Jesse

Unisex

Meaning

The Lord exists

Origin

Hebrew

Pronunciation

/ˈdʒɛsi/

Alt. Spellings

Jessie

Traits associated with the name Jesse:

Dogs named Jesse tend to be loving, good-natured, brave, and resilient. This name is also associated with companionship, and courage.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Jesse?

That you have a fondness for the name Jesse and may have a connection to someone with that name. It could also suggest that you are a fan of the TV show Breaking Bad, which featured a character named Jesse.

Is Jesse a good dog name?

Jesse has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Jesse isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Naming your dog Jesse is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Jesse was, in the past month, the 406th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of April 2024, Jesse is becoming a more popular moniker with new puppy owners. Our stats show that the name is more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Jesse was viewed 49 times, and liked 5 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Jesse's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Jesse is most adored in New Hampshire, Maine and South Dakota.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Michigan, District of Columbia and Washington.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Jesse.

Most popular breeds named Jesse:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Golden Retriever
  4. Poodle
  5. Cocker Spaniel

Jesse is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes images of playful cowboys, like Toy Story's lovable Jessie.

badass dog names
badass

Connotes strength and independence, often associated with iconic figures in history and pop culture.

military dog names
military

Jesse James, a famous outlaw, shares the name, often associated with strength and bravery.

disney dog names
disney

Named after Woody's yodeling cowgirl partner in Toy Story.

hunting dog names
hunting

Jesse is often associated with outdoor, rugged activities, making it suitable for a hunting dog.

Dog names like Jesse:

The first name of agatha christie's miss marple character
The queen of the gods in roman mythology
As in justice.
A type of coffee grown on the Java, an island of Indonesia.
Sigourney weaver's character.
Inspired by Rocky Balboa.
Jesse dog name meaning

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