What does Jenelle mean?
Jenelle \j(e)-nelle, jen(el)-le\ as a name for girls. Jenelle's name origins are Hebrew, English and Latin, and the name Jenelle means "God is gracious; maiden". Jenelle is a derivative of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine form of John. Jenelle is also a form of Janelle. Jenelle is also used as a form of Jeanelle (English) and Virginia (Latin).
Jenelle has 47 more related variations via Jane, Janelle, Jeanelle, Virginia: Gene▼, Ginella, Ginelle, Jainee, Janae▼, Janaye, Janean, Janeane, Janee, Janeen, Janela, Janelba, Janella, Janellie, Janely, Janene, Janessa, Janet▼, Janeta, Janeth, Janetta, Janette▼, Janey, Janice▼, Janie▼, Janiella, Janine▼, Janique, Janise, Jaynell, Jeanette▼, Jeanie▼, Jeanne▼, Jeannette▼, Jeannine▼, Jenda, Jenella, Jeni, Jenica, Jenie, Jeniece, Jensina, Jensine, Jinella, Jinnie, Jonella and Jonie.
Jenelle is a very prominent first name for women (#1598 out of 4276, Top 37%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Jenelle for girls. Jenelle entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #819 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Popular alternative forms of Jenelle are Gene, Janae (#932 a year ago), Jane (#322), Janeen, Janel, Janell, Janelle (#450), Janessa (#761), Janet, Janette, Janice, Janie, Janine, Jeanette, Jeanie, Jeanne, Jeannette, Jeannine and Virginia (#581). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5127%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0977%, down 80.9%), with forms like Janae, Janet, Janice, Jeanette and Jeanie falling out of fashion. Janelle (#450) and Janessa (#761) are two of the more trendy girl names among these. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Jenelle and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Jenelle is alike in pronunciation to Genelle, Jaenelle, Jonell, Jonnelle and Junelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Denelle, Jahnelle, Janeille, Jemelle, Jenalee, Jenilee, Jewelle and Renelle. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jenelle.