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's gift"; Syriac: ܐܝܫܝ‎ – Eshai; Gr****: Ἰεσσαί –...
- Jesse Louis Jackson (né Burns; born October 8, 1941) is an American political activist, Baptist minister, and politician. He was a candidate for the Democratic...
- Jesse Lon Plemons (born April 2, 1988) is an American actor. He began his career as a child actor and achieved a career breakthrough with his supporting...
- 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...
- 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 may refer to: Jesse Williams (actor) (born 1980), American television actor Jesse Williams (American football) (born 1990), American football defensive...
- Jesse Adam Eisenberg (born October 5, 1983) is an American actor, producer, playwright, and writer. He made his television debut with the short-lived...
- Jesse Borrego (born August 1, 1962) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as Cruz Candelaria in Blood In Blood Out, Jesse V. Velasquez in...
- James Cleveland "Jesse" Owens (September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980) was an American track and field athlete who won four gold medals at the 1936 Olympic...
- Jesse John Bochco (born March 2, 1975) is an American television director and producer. He is the son of television producer/writer Steven Bochco and...