Gender: Feminine
Origin: Dutch
Pronunciation: Dutch (yahs-peh-REE-neh); English (JAS-peh-REEN).

The feminine form of the male name Jasper, which is the Dutch form of Caspar, which is Persian and means “treasure.”
The Jasper stone is a pattered chalcedony rock and was held sacred by certain Native American tribes. Several towns in the United States have been named for the stone.