GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JEN-ee   [key]
Meaning & History
Originally a medieval diminutive of JANE. Since the middle of the 20th century it has been primarily considered a diminutive of JENNIFER.
Related Names
DIMINUTIVES: Jan, Jenelle, Janetta, Jenessa
OTHER LANGUAGES: Jeannette, Jeannine, Jeanette, Jeanine (French), Zsanett (Hungarian), Sinéad (Irish), Zhannochka (Russian), Jessie, Sìneag, Teasag (Scottish), Siana, Siani, Sioned (Welsh)
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