Name Jens

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jens

Jens is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Jens

Jens is a Danish, Faroese and Frisian short form of Johannes, which derived from the Hebrew name Yochanan (יוֹחָנָן).

Meaning of Jens

Jens means “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 Jens

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Name Statistic: Jens is ranked #2396 overall ↓ -21

  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 431 ↓ -29
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1732 ↓ -98
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2186 ↑ 51
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2623 ↓↓ -419
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2663 ↓↓ -155
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2901 ↓↓ -362
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 3544 ↑↑ 2137
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3554 ↓ -98
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3575 ↓↓ -359
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3597 ↑↑ 202
  • 🇫🇷 France: 3673 ↓↓ -233
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4147 ↑↑ 787
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4961 ↓↓ -160
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5091 ↑↑ 1230
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 5305 ↓↓ -786
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 5621 ↓↓ -830
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 5624 ↑↑ 125
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 6043 ↓↓ -876
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9087 ↑↑ 311

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Name Jens

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