Definition of Jesse tree in English:

Jesse tree

noun

  • A representation usually in carving or stained glass of the genealogy of Jesus as a tree with Jesse at the base and intermediate descendants on branching scrolls of foliage.

    • ‘Just when I think they have probably outgrown a particular tradition like the Jesse tree, someone will ask, ‘When are we going to get out that old tree branch and hang things on it?’’