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pinWhat does Jennie mean?

Jennie /jen-nie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Diminutive of Janet or Jennifer. Used as an independent name since the 19th century. Swedish soprano Jennie Lind; talk show host Jenny Jones.


Jennie has 5 variants: Jenee, Jennee, Jenney, Jenni and Jenny.

Affiliated girl names: Eugenia, Genevieve and Guinevere.

Jennie has 48 more alternative forms via Janet, Jennifer: Genever, Genifer, Genna, Genni, Gennie, Gennifer, Gennifur, Gennivre, Genny, Janeta, Janeth, Janett, Janette, Janit, Jannet, Janneth, Jannette, Janot, Jeffie, Jen, Jena, Jenefer, Jeneffer, Jenetta, Jenette, Jeni, Jenifer, Jeniffer, Jenifre, Jenipher, Jenn, Jenna, Jennafer, Jenne, Jennefer, Jenneffer, Jennet, Jennette, Jennica, Jennifeur, Jenniffer, Jenniver, Jennyfer, Jenyfer, Jinnet, Jinnett, Jonet and Jonette.

Kreatif forms: Jernie. [more]

pinHow popular is Jennie?

Jennie is a very prominent first name for females (#265 out of 4276, Top 6%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#142819 out of 150436, Top 95%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jennie for girls. Jennie reached its peak rank of #32 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jennie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jennie outside U.S.

Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jennie and affiliated names. Eugenia, Genevieve (#210 the previous year), Janet, Janette, Jannette, Jena, Jenifer, Jenna (#266), Jennifer (#220) and Jenny (#822) are the popular alternative forms of Jennie. Variants like Jeffie are seldom used. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.5701%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.2256%, 60.4%), with forms like Janet, Jannette, Jenifer, Jennie and Jenny falling out of fashion. Genevieve (#210), Jenna (#266) and Jennifer (#220) are three of the more fashionable baby names in this list, and there is also a rebound in birth name usage for Genevieve. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jennie, Eugenia, Genevieve, Janet, Janette in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jannette, Jena, Jenifer, Jenna, Jennifer, Jenny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jenna, Jennifer, Jenny outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Jennie is pronounced similarly to Genie, Ginnie, Janie, Jannae, Jannie, Jaynie, Jeanae, Jeanee, Jeanie, Jeannie, Jenae, Jenai, Jenie, Jennae, Jennah, Jennay, Jinnee, Jinni, Jinnie, Joanie, Johnnie, Jonie, Jonnae, Jonni and Jonnie. Other recommended similar baby names are Bennie, Dennie, Hennie, Janne, Jeane, Jeanne, Jemmie, Jennice, Jennine, Jennis, Pennie and Rennie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jennie.