Name Jenni

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jenni

Jenni is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Jenni

Jenny is today considered as a diminutive of Jennifer. Originally, it was a medieval diminutive of the name Jane or Jean (from Johanna).

Meaning of Jenni

Jenni means “white fairy”, “white phantom” (from Welsh “gwyn/gwen” = white/fair/blessed + “hwyfar” = smooth/soft or phantom/spirit/fairy) and “Yahweh is gracious” (from Hebrew “yo/יֹו”, abbreviation of “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “ḥanán/חָנַן” = to show favor/to be gracious).

Pronunciation of Jenni

Variants of the name Jenni

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Jenni in the categories

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Name Statistic: Jenni is ranked #5050 overall ↓↓ -320

  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 468 ↓↓ -318
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 830 ↓↓ -398
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2653 ↑ 22
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2729 ↓↓ -354
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3561 ↓↓ -790
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3644 ↑↑ 512
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 3883 ↓↓ -397
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4580 ↓↓ -759
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5027 ↓↓ -683
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 6389 ↑↑ 4604
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 6948 ↑↑ 3476
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7829 ↓↓ -1206
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8021 ↓↓ -6833
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 8300 ↑↑ 1040
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 8721 ↓↓ -489
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 8746 ↑↑ 427
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 10266 ↓↓ -339
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 11750 ↓↓ -532
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13494 ↓↓ -401

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Name Jenni

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