Jenna Name Meaning & Origin

Jenna

Pronunciation: JEH-nə (key)

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.

Related Names:

Jena, Jennifer, Jenny, Jennie

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Comments and insights on the name Jenna

She likes bananas and peeled potatoes.

Jenna means heaven and little dove in some languages.

Personal experiences with the name Jenna

My name is Jenna and i'm pretty cool so...yeah. Totally recommend being friends with people named Jenna.

You aren’t cool. - from another Jenna

Nicknames for Jenna

Jen Jen, Jerna, Janana Banana, Jennie
Jen

Meanings and history of the name Jenna

Jenna means someone whos really cool(wink wink,nudge nudge).

Famous real-life people named Jenna

Anybody taller than 7ft (true).

Jenna Marbles, a Youtuber.
Jenna Ortega, an American actress.
Jenna Coleman, actress

Jenna in song, story & screen
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