What does Jenise mean?
Jenise [jen-ise] as a girls' name is of Hebrew and English derivation, and the name Jenise means "God is gracious". Jenise is a variant form of Janice (Hebrew) with the suffix -se. Jenise is also a variation of Jenny (English).
Associated with: gracious.
(female) Jensa, Jerise, ..
(male) Jenisean, Jennus, ..
How popular is Jenise?
Jenise is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2366 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Jenise for girls. Jenise entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #1637 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Prominent related forms of Jenise are Jenna (#266 via latest list), Jenny (#822), Janice (#1325), Jenni, Jennie, Jenice, Jenica, Janiece, Janis, Janise, Janyce and Jeni. These forms of Jenise reached the apex of their popularity 6 decades ago (median #1334) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1724, ▼91%).
Jenise is pronounced similarly to Janeese, Jeanice and Joniece. Other suggested similar names are Anise, Annise, Bernise, Cerise, Danise, Delise, Denese, Denice▼, Denisa, Denise▼, Denisse, Denize, Dennise, Denyse, Felise, Genie, Genisa, Henie, Jamese, Janais, Janica, Janie▼, Janika, Janine▼, Janisha, Janissa, Jeanie▼, Jeanine▼, Jeanique, Jelisa, Jemsa, Jenae, Jenee, Jenessa, Jenie, Jenifer▼, Jenifre (see Jennifer), Jenilea (see Jenilee), Jenilee, Jenina, Jenine, Jenista, Jennae, Jennasee, Jenne, Jennee, Jennica, Jennine, Jensine, Jesse▼, Jolise, Jonie, Jonique, Jonisa, Lenice, Lenis, Melise, Renie, Renisa, Renise, Venice, Venise, Venize and Vernise. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jenise.