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Name Jennie

Origin:From Welsh words for white, fair, shining and smoothTools:

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Languages of use:English
Is short form of:Jennifer
US 2021 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Bennie, Hennie, Jeanie, Lennie, Pennie, Annie, Benjie, Bernie, Bonnie, Connie     Details
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About Jennifer, the group of names with the same origin as Jennie

Language of origin:Welsh
Info about origin:in Arthurian legend Guinevere is the beautiful wife of King Arthur
Words:gwen = white, fair (in the sense of light-colored, blond), shining, holy  Welsh
 hwyfar = smooth  Welsh
Topics:Arthurian legend
Variants' top ranks:1:Jennifer USA 1970-1979,  2:Jenny Philippines 2010,  4:Ginevra Italy 2020,  31:Dzsenifer Hungary 2004,  77:Jenifer Madrid 2002,  383:Jennie USA 1980-1989,  609:Jena USA 1993,  964:Guinevere USA 2021
Somehow related to:Genoveva
Old/original forms:Guinevere Old French, Gwenhwyfar Welsh
Name variants:Dzsenifer, Gaynor, Ginevra, Guinevere, Jena, Jenifer, Jennie, Jennifer, Jennina, Jenny, Jennyfer   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Jennie

USA decadesGraph1990-1999 680,  1980-1989 383
USA yearlyGraph1997 920,  1996 827,  1995 765,  1994 699,  1993 678