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What does Fenn mean?

Fenn Pronunciation of Fenn [fenn] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Fenn is "marsh, fen". From fenn. Transferred use of the surname, originally a name for someone who lived in a low-lying marshy place. Also a short form of Fenton.

Associated with: old english, surname, low (little).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Fann, Fenio, ..

(female) Fene, Fenni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Fenn Agustin (F.A.), ..

How popular is Fenn?

Fenn is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#6649 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Fenton is the only prominent alternative form of Fenn (unlisted) listed in the Top 2000. This form of Fenn reached the apex of its popularity during the years 1900-1909. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Fenton in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Fenn and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Fenn is alike in pronunciation to Fain, Faine, Fane, Fin, Finn, Fionn and Fynn. Other suggested similar names are Benn, Brenn, Conn, Dann, Deonn, Donn, Dunn, Eann, Fee, Fegan, Felan, Fenix, Ferd, Feri, Fernan, Finan, Finenn, Finna, Flann, Flin, Flinn, Flyn, Flynn, Fons, Fonz, Fran, Frann, Frean, Freen, Glenn, Gunn, Jonn, Kenn, Lenn, Linn, Lonn, Lunn, Lynn, Mann, Penn, Ronn, Seann, Vann, Vonn, Winn, Wynn, Yann and Zann. These names tend to be more commonly used than Fenn.

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