Definition of Jesse. Meaning of Jesse. Synonyms of Jesse

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Definition of Jesse

Jesse
Jesse Jes"se, n. [LL. Jesse, the father of David, fr. Gr. ?, fr. Herb. Yishai.] Any representation or suggestion of the genealogy of Christ, in decorative art; as: (a) A genealogical tree represented in stained glass. (b) A candlestick with many branches, each of which bears the name of some one of the descendants of Jesse; -- called also tree of Jesse. Jesse window (Arch.), a window of which the glazing and tracery represent the tree of Jesse.

Meaning of Jesse from wikipedia

- Jesse /ˈdʒɛsi/, or Yishai (Hebrew: יִשַׁי – Yišay, in pausa יִשָׁי – Yišāy, meaning "King" or "God exists" or "God's gift"; Syriac: ܐܝܫܝ‎ – Eshai; Gr****:...
- Jesse Woodson James (September 5, 1847 – April 3, 1882) was an American outlaw, bank and train robber, guerrilla, and leader of the James–Younger Gang...
- Jesse Louis Jackson Sr. (né Burns; born October 8, 1941) is an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, and politician. He was a candidate for...
- Jesse Ellis Lingard (born 15 December 1992) is an English professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or as a winger for Premier League...
- James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens (September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980) was an American track and field athlete and four-time gold medalist in the 1936 Olympic...
- Jesse Lon Plemons (born April 2, 1988) is an American actor and comedian. He began his career as a child actor and achieved a career breakthrough with...
- Jesse Adam Eisenberg (born October 5, 1983) is an American actor, author, and playwright. He made his television debut with the short-lived comedy-drama...
- Jesse Ventura (born James George Janos; July 15, 1951) is an American media personality, actor, author, retired professional wrestler, and former politician...
- Jesse James Palmer (born October 5, 1978) is a Canadian TV host, sports commentator, and former professional football player who was a quarterback in...
- Jesse Watters (born July 9, 1978) is an American political commentator on the Fox News Channel. He frequently appeared on the political talk show The...
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