What does Genny mean?
Genny /gen-ny/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of French, English, Latin and Welsh origin, and the name Genny means "virgin; fair and smooth". Genny is a variant transcription of Genevieve (French): possibly (Old German) "white wave". Genny is also a form of Genna (English): rhyming version of Jenna. Genny is also used as a form of Ginny (English, Latin), Guinevere (Welsh) and Jennifer (Welsh).
Genny has 28 more related forms via Genevieve, Genna, Ginny, Guinevere, Jennifer: Gaenna, Geneva▼, Geneve, Guenna, Guinna, Gwen▼, Gwenn, Gwennie, Gwenny, Gwyn, Gwynn, Gwynna, Gwynne, Jen, Jena▼, Jeni, Jenn, Jenna▲, Jenne, Jennee, Jenney, Jenni, Jennie▼, Jenny▼, Jinny, Wendy▼, Winne and Winny.Kreatif forms: Giny, Giony. [more]
How popular is Genny?
Genny is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3326 out of 4276, Top 78%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Gena, Geneva, Genevieve (#210 last year), Gina, Ginny, Gwen (#957), Jena, Jenna (#266), Jennie, Jennifer (#220), Jenny (#822) and Wendy (#782) are the prominent related forms of Genny (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Forms like Jen are uncommon. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.5628%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.2286%, down 59.4%), with forms such as Gena, Jena, Jennie, Jenny and Wendy falling out of style. Genevieve (#210), Jenna (#266) and Jennifer (#220) are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names here, with Genevieve going through a resurgence in popularity. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Genny and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Genny is alike in pronunciation to Geena, Geenya, Genia, Genie▼, Genya, Geonna, Ginni, Janny, Jenay and Jennay. Other recommended similar baby names are Benny, Denny, Geana, Geina, Gene▼, Gunna, Gwenna, Gwenni, Penny▼ and Renny. These names tend to be less commonly used than Genny.