Jenny

♀ Name Jenny – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Jenny

Jenny is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Jenny

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

Meaning of Jenny

Jenny 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 “jô/יֹו” = referring to the Hebrew God + “chanan/חָנַן” = to be gracious/to show favor).

Pronunciation of Jenny

Alternate spelling of Jenny

Jenni Jennie

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Name Statistic: Jenny is ranked #5153 overall

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  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 6245
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3628
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3305
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3195
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4027
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 7313
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3788
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5591
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3235
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3705
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2200
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 12036
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3040
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 282
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10193
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3980
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 9785
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4856

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