Meaning and Name Origin
Gennie \ge(n)-nie\ as a girls' name. The name Gennie means "fair and smooth". Gennie is a derivative of Genevieve (French): possibly. Gennie is also a variation of Guinevere (Welsh): an early form of Jennifer.
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▼.
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 (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Genevieve (#210 a year ago), Jennifer (#220), Jenna (#266), Jenny (#822), Winnie, Geneva, Jennie, Gena and Gina. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during 1970-1979 and have become much less widespread since, with forms such as Jenny, Winnie, Jennie, Gina and Geneva 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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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▼, Gwenni, Hennie, Pennie▼ and Rennie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Gennie.