Jenna Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Jenna:
A pet form of Jennifer, a Cornish derivation of Guinevere, which is from the Welsh Gwenhwyfar (fair lady), a compound name composed from the elements gwen, gwyn (white, fair, blessed) and hwyfar (smooth, soft).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Comments and insights on the name Jenna: | Edit
she is so cool
- Personal experiences with the name Jenna: | Edit
jenna is always funny. nice. great. and just the best overall person i have ever come in contact with. she was just so great.
- Nicknames for Jenna: | Edit
Jen, Jennie, Jenny, Jay-Jay, Jenners, Jay
- Meanings and history of the name Jenna: | Edit
Jenna means 'Small Bird' It is elegant and graceful.
- Famous real-life people named Jenna: | Edit
Jenna McDougall- Tonight Alive
Jenna Elfman, American actress
Jenna Fischer, American actress
Jenna Ushkowitz, American actress
Jenna Dewan-Tatum, American actress
Jenna Bush, daughter of US President George Bush
Jenna Mourey/Marbles, Majestical internet superstar
Jenna Randall, Olympic Synchronised Swimmer
Jenna Valenzuela - Dancer & Youtuber
Jenna Ortega - American Actress
Jenna Ezarik, YouTuber
Jenna Joseph- Wife of the lead singer of twenty one pilots, Tyler Joseph
- Jenna in song, story & screen: | Edit
Jenna Avid, Baywatch Hawaii character
Jenna, a character in the video game series Golden Sun
Jenna, an animated character in the Balto film series
Jenna Stannis, a character in the British science fiction television series Blake's 7
Jenna, the leading character of the Magyk novel series by Angie Sage
Jenna Maroney, 30 Rock character
Jenna Wade, Dallas character
Jenna Rink, 13 going on 30 protagonist
Jenna Morgan, a character in the PBS animated television series Arthur
Jenna Marshall is enemy of Alison in Pretty Little Liars
Jenna Sommers, Elena and Jeremy's aunt on The Vampire Diaries
Jenna Hamilton, main character in Awkward
Jenna Middleton, a character on Canadian television show Degrassi