What does Gennie mean?
Gennie /gen-nie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of French and Welsh derivation, and the name Gennie means "fair and smooth". Gennie is a version of Genevieve (French): possibly means "people, tribe, woman". Gennie is also a variation of Guinevere (Welsh). Gennie is also used as a derivative of Jennifer (Welsh).
Gennie has 34 more alternative forms via Genevieve, Guinevere, Jennifer: Gaenna, Geneva▼, Geneve, Genever, Genevie, Genifer, Genivee, Geniver, Gennifer, Gennifur, Gennivre, Guenna, Gwenn, Gwennie, Gwennore, Gwenny, Gwenore, Gwynne, Jeffie, Jeni, Jenn, Jenna▲, Jenne, Jennee, Jenney, Jenni, Jennica, Jennie▼, Jenniver, Jenny▼, Wendee, Wendie, Winne and Winnie▼.Kreatif forms: Gamnie, Genhi, Genne. [more]
How popular is Gennie?
Gennie is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2955 out of 4276, Top 69%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Gennie and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Gennie (not ranked) are Genevieve (#210 a year ago), Jennifer (#220), Jenna (#266), Jenny (#822), Winnie, Geneva, Jennie, Gena and Gina. Forms like Gwennie are uncommon. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.5806%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.2758%, 52.5% less), with forms such as Jenny, Gina, Gena, Geneva and Winnie falling out of fashion. Genevieve (#210), Jennifer (#220) and Jenna (#266) are three of the more fashionable girl names among these, with Genevieve enjoying a revival in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Gennie is pronounced similarly to Geenia, Genae, Genia, Genie▼, Ginnee, Ginni, Ginnie, Jannie▼, Jeanie▼, Jeannie▼, Jenie, Jennae, Jinnie and Jonnie▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Bennie▼, Dennie, Gene▼, Glennie▼, Gunne, Gwenni, Hennie, Pennie▼ and Rennie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Gennie.