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Girl Names Starting with Jen-

Jen- baby names and what they mean, with 29 results. Jen- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its peak during 1980-1989 (ADOPTION OF 3.1%) and is now significantly diminished (ADOPTION 0.1%, DOWN 96%), with names such as Jennifer becoming less stylish. Jenesis (#966) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this compilation, while Jentz (TOP 29%) and Jenness (12%) are familiar Jen- last names. Here is the list of Jen- names for boys.

Jen- names

Jen - Jenilee | Jenina - Jenovefa

Jen - Jenilee

Guinevere and variants

Jenny1, Jennifer, Jennie1, Jenni, Jennee, Jeni1, Jenifer, Jen
Var. of Guinevere. From Welsh word. "Fair and smooth." Jernie is also a marginally prominent kid's name.

Gina and variants

Jenna1, Jena1
Forms of Gina. .. Also a feminine form of Gene .. Popular as last names, and Jena (UPPER 47%) is similar to popular -ena last names Vena (UPPER 16%), Fena (68%).

Jena2, var. Jenna2
Derivative of Sanskrit, Arabic elements. "Endurance; little bird." Usage of Jena and Jenna as baby names in 2018 was down 7.2% compared to the year before.

Janae and variants

Jennaya, Jennay, Jennae, Jenee, Jenay, Jenae, Jenai
Forms of Janae. Stems fr. American element. .. Janai is also a Biblical male .. Jenae and Jenee are more commonly used as children's names among the variations of Janae.

Jenara, var. Jennara
Source fr. Spanish, Latin elements. "January." Jenasa and Jonara are creative forms.

Janice and variants

Jennice, Jenise, Jeniece1, Jenice, Jency
Var. of Janice. Origin fr. Hebrew language. "God is gracious." Jency and forms were popular with parents in the 1980s.

Jane and variants

Jensine, Jensina, Jenie, Jeni2, Jeniece2, Jenelle1, Jenica1, Jenella1, Jenda
Var. of Jane. Stems fr. Hebrew element. "God is gracious." Jenelle and variants were favored as baby names in the 1980s, but now, Jenelle has gone out of style.

Virginia and variants

Jenelle2, Jenella2, Jenell1
Var. of Virginia. Derivative of Latin element. "Maiden." Jenelle has decreased in popularity as a children's name circa the 1980s.

Jennelle, Jenneil, Jenelle3, Jenella3, Jenell2
Forms of Jeanelle. Based on English element. Diminutive form of Jeanne. Somewhat popular as baby names, Jenell, Jenneil, etc. are pronounced like the popular Janell.

Jenelle4, Jenell3
Var. of Janelle. .. See also Jeanelle. Usage of Jenelle as a girls' name has trended downward circa 1980-1989.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jen- names: Jena, Jenae, Jenee, Jenell, Jenelle

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jen- names: Jenesis, Jenessa, Jeni, Jenica, Jenice

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jen- names: Jenifer, Jenilee, Jenise, Jenna, Jennette

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jen- names: Jenni, Jennie, Jennifer, Jenny

Genesis and variants

Jennasis, Jenesyss, Jenesis
Var. of Genesis. Root fr. Hebrew word. "Origin, birth." Jenesyss and Jennasis are more rarefied as girls' names among the forms of Genesis.


Form of Vanessa. Derivative of Greek element. "Butterfly." Jenessa is unusual as a women's name. See also Jannessa.

Combination of Jennifer and Vanessa, or .. Unique. Jenessa is not found in the US Demographics. See also Jonessa.

Var. of Je-. Source fr. American element. .. Pronunciation emphasis is on the second .. Less widespread today. Jenessa was last found in 2005 in the Top 2000.

Janet and variants

Jennette, Jennet1, Jenette1, Jenetta
Var. of Janet. Based on Scottish. Originally a diminutive of Jane, from .. Jenette (TOP 51%) and Jennette (39%) are frequently occurring as feminine names, whereas Jenetta and Jennet are scarcely used.

Jean and variants

Jennine, Jennetta, Jennet2, Jenica2, Jenette2
Forms of Jean. From Hebrew word. "God is gracious." Jenette, Jenica and Jennine are more widely used as baby names among the variant forms of Jean.

Jennet3, Jenette3
Var. of Jeanette. Derivative of French element. .. variant spelling of Jeannette. Jenette and Jennet are not frequently adopted as girls' names.

Genevieve and variants

Jenny2, Jennie2, Jenevieve1
Forms of Genevieve. Derived fr. French word. .. Geneviève is the French version .. Jenny is a Top 2000 baby name.

Jenevieve2, var. Jenneva, Jennavieve, Jeneva, Jenavieve
Stems fr. French language. Phonetic variant of Genevieve. Jenavieve, Jenevieve, Jennavieve and Jenneva are more novel as baby names.

Jenilee, var. Jennylee, Jennielee, Jenilea
Combination of Jenny and Lee. Jenilee, Jennielee, etc. are hardly found as female names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Jen- names for girls.

1. Jen - Jenilee
Guinevere [Jen, Jeni, Jenny, Jenni, Jennie, Jennee, Jenifer, Jennifer], Gina [Jena, Jenna], Jena [Jenna], Janae [Jenee, Jenay, Jenai, Jenae, Jennay, Jennae, Jennaya], Jenara [Jennara], Janice [Jency, Jenise, Jenice, Jennice, Jeniece], Jane [Jeni, Jenie, Jenica, Jensine, Jensina, Jeniece, Jenelle, Jenella, ..], Virginia [Jenell, Jenelle, Jenella], Jeanelle [Jenell, Jenelle, Jenneil, Jenella, Jennelle], Janelle [Jenell, Jenelle], Genesis [Jenesis, Jennasis, Jenesyss], Vanessa [Jenessa], Jenessa, Je- [Jenessa], Janet [Jennet, Jenette, Jenetta, Jennette], Jean [Jennet, Jenica, Jennine, Jenette, Jennetta], Jeanette [Jennet, Jenette], Genevieve [Jenny, Jennie, Jenevieve], Jenevieve [Jeneva, Jenneva, Jenavieve, Jennavieve], Jenilee [Jenilea, Jennylee, Jennielee]

Jeannine [Jenina, Jenine, Jennine], Genista [Jenny, Jenista], Jenna [Jena, Jennah, Jennasee, Jennarae, Jennalyn, Jennalee, Jennabel], Eugenia [Jenna, Jennie], Jennie [Jenny, Jenni, Jenee, Jenney, Jennee], Jennifer [Jenny, Jennie, Jenyfer, Jennica, Jennyfer, Jenniver, Jenniffer, Jennifeur, ..], Genna [Jenny], Jenny [Jennis, Jennie, Jennita, Jennika, Jennylee, Jennyann, Jennilyn, Jennilee, ..], Geneva [Jenovefa]

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