Meaning and name origin
Jinger \j(i)-nger, jin-ger\ as a girl's name is of English origin, and the meaning of Jinger is "pep, liveliness; ginger". Jinger is a variant of Ginger (English): refers to the pungent root used as a spice.
Jinger is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jinger and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Ginger. (2014 statistics).