Meaning of Jess

Jess is an English name for boys and girls.
The meaning is `gift from God`
The name Jess is most commonly given to Scottish boys. (13 times more often than to American boys.)
In Vlaanderen it is (almost) solely given to girls

It is short for:

Jessica



If it's too long you might use:

Jesse



What do they use in other countries?

Jessy (German, English)
Jesse (English, NAMES_Bibl)
Jesiah
Jessey



The name sounds like:

Jessy, Jesse, Jessa, Jessi, Joss,, Jessy, Joss



Similar names are:

Bess, Tess,, Jens, Jesus



See also:

Jessika

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