What does Jen mean?
Jen has 47 more alternative forms via Guinevere, Jennifer, Jenny: Gaenna, Genna, Genni, Gennie, Genny, Guenna, Gwen▼, Gwenn, Gwenny, Gwyn, Gwynn, Jeffie, Jena▼, Jenalee, Jenarae, Jeneen, Jenefer, Jenene, Jenetta, Jeni, Jenica, Jenice, Jeniece, Jenifer▼, Jenifre, Jenika, Jenise, Jenita, Jenna▲, Jennee, Jenney, Jenni, Jennica, Jennie▼, Jennika, Jennis, Jennita, Jenyfer, Jinni, Jinny, Vera▲, Wendee, Wendie, Wendy▼, Win, Winne and Winny.
Jen is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2986 out of 4276, Top 70%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#23726 out of 88799, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Jen and corresponding names. Gwen (#957 the previous year), Jena, Jenifer, Jenna (#266), Jennie, Jennifer (#220), Jenny (#822), Vera (#367) and Wendy (#782) are the popular variation forms of Jen (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of this girl name was at its most widespread during the years 1970-1979 and has become significantly less since, with versions like Jena, Jenifer, Jennie, Jenny and Wendy falling out of fashion. Jenna (#266), Jennifer (#220) and Vera (#367) are three of the more trendy baby names in this list, with Vera undergoing a revival in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Jen is pronounced similarly to Gene▼, Jan▼, Jane▼, Jann, Jean▼, Jeane▼, Joan▼, Jone and June▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Jaena, Jana▼, Jany, Je-, Jeana▼, Jeena, Jeh, Jenae, Jenai, Jenay, Jenee, Jenie, Jey, Jina, Jona, Joni▼, Juno and Pen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jen.