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Jesse

Picture description: Russian icon from first quarter of 18th cen.
Picture copyright: Iconostasis of Transfiguration church, Kizhi monastery, Karelia, north Russia

Bible Verse

1 Samuel 16:1

Meaning

The name was derived from the Hebrew name יִשַׁי (Yishay), meaning “gift” or “wealthy”. Jesse was mentioned in the Old Testament as the father of the future king David.

Gender

Male

Example

Keywords

David    gift    Jesse    wealthy   

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