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What does Gennie mean?

Gennie Pronunciation of Gennie [gen-nie] 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).

Associated with: fair (beautiful), smooth (gentle).


Gennie has 5 variants: Gena, Genna, Genni, Genny and Gina.

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.

Creative forms:
(female) Genne, Ginie, ..

(male) Gende, Genvin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gennie Moira (G.M.), ..

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. Demographics)

Gennie reached its top rank of #1025 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gennie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gennie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Gennie are Genevieve (#182 via latest list), Jennifer (#252), Jenna (#298), Jenny (#968), Winnie (#1188), Geneva (#1219), Guinevere (#1336), Gina (#1967), Jenni, Jennie, Wendie, Gwynne, Genna, Genevie, Gwenn, Jeffie, Gena and Jeni. Other forms, like Gwenore, are uncommon. These forms of Gennie were favored as baby names in the 1970s (adoption of 4.71%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 0.3%, 94% less), with forms such as Gina falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gennie, Gena, Geneva, Genevie, Genevieve in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Genna, Gina, Guinevere, Gwenn, Gwynne in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jeffie, Jeni, Jenna, Jenni, Jennie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jennifer, Jenny, Wendie, Winnie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jenna, Jennifer, Jenny outside U.S.

Similar Names

Gennie is pronounced similarly to Geena, Geenia, Genae, Genia, Genie, Genya, Geonna, Ginna, Ginnee, Ginni, Ginny, Janie, Jannae, Jaynie, Jeanie, Jenai, Jenee, Jennae, Jennah, Jinnee, Jinnie, Joanie, Johnnie, Jonnae and Jonni. Other recommended names are Annie, Benni, Bernie, Binnie, Bonnie, Connie, Cynnie, Dennie, Dennise, Dinnie, Donnie, Geina, Gerie, Gerrie, Gertie, Gingie, Glennice, Glennie, Gunna, Gunne, Gwenna, Gwenni, Hannie, Henie, Hennie, Jennice, Jennis, Kennia, Konnie, Lannie, Linnie, Lonnie, Minnie, Nannie, Pennee, Pennie, Renie, Renne, Rennie, Ronnie, Sannie, Sinnie, Sunnie, Teenie, Vannie, Vennice, Vinnie, Vonnie, Wynnie and Zannie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Gennie.

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