Yasmin

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Yasmin
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Yasmin pictured
Pronunciationjɑːsmiːn
GenderFemale
Origin
Word/nameFrom the Persian word for Jasmine, Yas flower
Other names
Variant form(s)Yasaman, Yasamin, Yasemin, Yasameen, Yasmina, Yasmine, Yassmin

Yasmin is a feminine given name.

Etymology[edit]

Yasmin is the Persian name for the flowering plant jasmine, from which the English name Jasmine also derives.[1]

The pronunciation of Yasmin is often parallel with the English Jasmine.

Given name[edit]

Yasemin[edit]

Yasmeen[edit]

Yasmin[edit]

Yasmina[edit]

Yasmine[edit]

Yassmin[edit]

Surname[edit]


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References[edit]

  1. ^ Hanks, Patrick; Hardcastle, Kate; Hodges, Flavia (2006). A Dictionary of First Names (2 ed.). Oxford University Press. p. 138. ISBN 978-0198610601. Jasmine: From the vocabulary word denoting the climbing plant with its delicate, fragnant flowers (from Old French, ultimately from Persian yasmin).