Name Jenni – origin and meaning

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/Jean (from Johanna).

Meaning of Jenni

Jenni means “white fairy”, “white phantom” (from Welsh “gwen” = white/fair/blessed + “hwyfar” = smooth/soft or phantom/spirit/fairy) and “Yahweh is gracious” (from Johanna).

Pronunciation of Jenni

Alternate spelling of Jenni


Jenni in the categories

Names Girl's name Names with J Girl names with J

Jenni is beautiful, and we know a lot of other names like this...

Make sure you don't miss any baby name with our free app CharliesNames. Download it now and find the most amazing names! :)

babyname app androidbabyname app iPhone