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What does Gueniver mean?

Gueniver Pronunciation of Gueniver [gueniv-er] as a name for girls is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Gueniver is "fair and smooth". Gueniver is a version of Guinevere (Welsh).

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


Gueniver has 5 variants: Guenever, Guenevere, Guinever, Gwenevere and Gweniver.

6 more relations via Guinevere: Genever, Geniffer, Geniver, Genivra, Gennifer and Jenifer.

Creative forms:
(female) Ganiver, Greniver, ..

(male) Guenivard, Guenivin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gueniver Acacia (G.A.), ..

How popular is Gueniver?

Gueniver is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Gueniver is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Guinevere (#1336 in recent rankings) and Jenifer are the prominent related forms of Gueniver (not ranked). Other variants, like Geniffer, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Gueniver was at its apex 45 years ago (adoption of 0.04%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.01%, 82%), with the version Jenifer becoming somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Guinevere, Jenifer in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gueniver and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Gaenor, Gardiner, Gayner, Geenia, Genae, Gene, Geneva, Geneve, Genevia, Genevie, Genevra, Genevre, Genia, Genie, Genifer (see Jennifer), Genisa, Genisia, Genisis, Genista, Genivee, Genivieve, Gennie, Gennifur, Gennivre, Genovefa, Genovera, Genoveva, Gerie, Ginger, Ginjer (see Ginger), Ginnie, Gleneen, Glenene, Glenice, Glenine, Glenis, Glenne, Glennice, Glennie, Glynice, Greer, Grier, Guendolen (see Gwendolyn), Guenna, Guennola, Gunilda, Gunilla, Gunne, Gunnel, Gunnvor, Gussie, Gwenisha, Gwenita, Gwenith, Gwennie, Gwenore, Hunter, Janifer, Jenefer, Jeniffer, Jenipher, Jennifer, Jenniver, Jenyfer (see Jennifer), Juniper, Spencer and Spenser. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gueniver.

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