What does Jena mean?
Jena▼ has 1 variant: Jenna▼.Creative forms:
(female) Jene, Jeona, ..
(male) Jenaje, Jeon, .. Middle name pairings:
Jena Claudia (J.C.), ..
How popular is Jena?
Jena is a very prominent first name for females (#1089 out of 4276, Top 25%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#71372 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Jena for girls. Jena entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #512 in the U.S. during 1980-1989, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related girl names. Gina (#1967 a year ago), Jenna (#298) and Jennifer (#252) are the prominent varying forms of Jena. Usage of these forms of Jena was at its peak in the 1970s (average #340) and has become significantly diminished since (#1129, ▼97%), with versions like Jennifer becoming less in vogue.
Jena▼ is pronounced similarly to Ginia, Jaena, Jaina, Jana▼, Janai, Janea, Jayni, Jeanae, Jeanie▼, Jeanna, Jeena, Jenae, Jenay, Jenee, Jenie, Jennah, Jennaya, Jenney, Jina, Jinnea, Jinni, Jona, Jonae, Jonay and Junae. Other suggested similar names are Bena, Dena▼, Eena, Hena, Jama, Jan▼, Jane▼, Jann, Jean▼, Jeane, Jemma▲, Jen, Jenda, Jenn, Jenne, Jin, Jone, Juana, June▼, Jyn, Kena, Lena▼, Mena, Nena, Rena▼, Sena▼, Tena▼, Vena▼, Xena▼ and Zena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jena.See names in meaning and etymology.