Baby Name: Yasmin
A variation of Jasmine and the vocabulary word for a climbing shrub with sweet-scented white or yellow flowers derived from "yasamin." A notable bearer of the name is Princess Yasmin Aga Khan, an American philanthropist and daughter of movie actress Rita Hayworth and Prince Ali Khan, Yasmin Le Bon, well-known model and wife of pop rock group, Duran Duran's Simon Le Bon, is another famous bearer. Actress Yasmine Bleeth influenced the name with her role as "Caroline Holden" on the worldwide-syndicated television series, "Baywatch," from 1993 until 1997, and continued to appear in films throughout the 1990s and 2000s. The name rose to its peak during the 2000s because of its contemporary "z" spellings and feminine flair.