What does Tenny mean?
Tenny /ten-ny/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Middle English origin, and the name Tenny means "son of Dennis". Tenny is an alternate spelling of Tennyson (Middle English). Compare surname Tunny.
VariationsKreatif forms: Tany, Tenni, Teny. [more]
How popular is Tenny?
Tenny is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#31592 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Tenny for boys. Tenny has not been ranked in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Tenny is pronounced similarly to Tanney, Teeno, Teino, Toney▼ and Tony▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Benny▼, Denny▼, Kenny▼, Lenny▼, Renny and Teun. These names tend to be more commonly used than Tenny.