Name
JENNIFER

Name JENNIFER

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 1,787,092 births of Jennifer in the countries below, which represents an average of 12,585 births of children bearing the first name Jennifer per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 2,705 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Jennifer   
In Italiano Nome Jennifer   
Variations : Guinevere , Jenifer , Jénifer , Jeniffer , Jenn , Jenna , Jénna , Jenny


Information about the first name Jennifer

The first name Jennifer is listed in our categories :The first name Jennifer has been assigned to:
0.18% to boys
99.82% to girls
The country where the first name Jennifer is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 8 letters including 3 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Jennifer

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Jennifer : Jeninfer, Jennfier

Jennifer in Japanese *

Romajijenifaa
Katakanaジェニファー
Hiraganaじぇにふぁー
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Jennifer in Japanese
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Jennifer in sign language

Jennifer in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Jennifer

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Cornish, from Middle Cornish Gwynnever (cognate with Welsh Gwenhwyfar), from Proto-Brythonic *Gwɨnnohuɨβar. Doublet of Guinevere. Compare Irish Fionnbharr, Fionnabhair, which may be cognate.
Alternative forms src :
Pronunciation src :
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛnɪfɚ/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛnɪfə/
  • Hyphenation: Jen‧ni‧fer
Proper noun src :
  • Jennifer
  • A female given name from Cornish, Middle Cornish, or Proto-Brittonic.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Gaynor
  • Ginevra
  • Guinevere
  • Gweniver
  • pet forms: Jen, Jena, Jeni, Jenn, Jenna, Jenni, Jennie, Jenny, Jeny
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The name was mostly used in Cornwall before the 20th century. It became popular in all English-speaking countries, first in UK in the 1950s, and then in US as the top name for women born in 1970-1984.
FR French
Etymology src :
  • From English Jennifer in the 20th century.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ʒɛ.ni.fɛʁ/, /ʒe.ni.fɛʁ/
General
Pronunciation src :
  • Rhymes: -enifeɾ
  • Syllabification: Jen‧ni‧fer
Proper noun src :
  • Jennifer f
  • a female given name
ES Spanish
Etymology src :
  • Unadapted borrowing from English Jennifer.
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Jennifer c (genitive Jennifers)
  • a female given name
DE German
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒɛnɪfɐ/
  • Hyphenation: Jen‧ni‧fer
Proper noun src :
  • Jennifer
  • a female given name.
 

Popularity of the name Jennifer

Number of JENNIFER births per year

Total births of Jennifer by country

Births with the first name Jennifer
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
2,878
1,468,828
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
0
65,557
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
0
61,650
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
54
44,146
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
210
26,330
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
0
16,265
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
0
15,956
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
0
14,777
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
0
11,286
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
1
8,066
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
0
7,686
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
0
7,574
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
40
6,861
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
12
6,016
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2022
0
4,640
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
0
3,783
SESweden
1998 - 2022
0
3,451
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
0
3,044
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
0
2,823
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
0
1,233
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
0
783
NONorway
1945 - 2022
0
776
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
0
774
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
0
501
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
476
CLChili
2010 - 2021
0
419
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
0
158
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
0
26
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
0
12

Total births of Jennifer by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Jennifer
Country
Boys
Girls
DEGermany
2022
0
1,136
USUnited State of America
2022
0
581
MXMexico
2021
0
575
ITItaly
2021
0
124
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
0
91
ARArgentina
2015
0
33
FRFrance
2022
0
25
ONOntario
2019
0
22
CLChili
2021
0
22
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
0
17
SESweden
2022
0
16
IEIreland
2022
0
12
ABAlberta
2022
0
9
ATAustria
2021
0
8
PLPoland
2022
0
8
CHSwitzerland
2021
0
6
DKDenmark
2022
0
6
BEBelgium
2022
0
5
BCBritish Columbia
2022
0
5
QCQuebec
2022
0
4

Comments on the name Jennifer

Personalities with the first name Jennifer

There are 293 personalities with the first name Jennifer


Jennifer Lopez
(Jennifer Lynn Lopez) src

United states of america
Singer-songwriter Television producer Executive producer Record producer Choreographer Film director Voice actor Film producer Restaurateur Fashion designer Model Dancer Television actor Film actor Autobiographer


Jennifer Aniston
(Jennifer Joanna Aniston) src

United states of america
Actor Businessperson Entrepreneur Executive producer Stage actor Voice actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor


Jennifer Lawrence
(Jennifer Shrader Lawrence) src

United states of america
Actor Television actor Film actor


Jennifer Connelly
(Jennifer Lynn Connelly) src

United states of america
Actor Singer Voice actor Model


Jennifer Garner
src

United states of america
Stage actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor


Jennifer Doudna
(Jennifer Ekdm) src

United states of america
Chemist University teacher Biochemist Crystallographer Molecular biologist International forum participant


Jennifer Hudson
(Jennifer Kate Hudson) src

United states of america
Spokesperson Actor Artist Singer-songwriter Musician Voice actor Film actor


Jennifer Love Hewitt
src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Writer Singer Television producer Musician Songwriter Television director Television actor Film actor Voice actor Film producer Dancer


Jennifer Morrison
(Jennifer Marie Morrison) src

United states of america
Actor Stage actor Voice actor Film director Film producer Model Television actor Film actor


Jennifer Jones
(Phylis Lee Isley) src

United states of america
Actor Model Film actor



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Jennifer
Full list of personalities with the first name Jennifer

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Jennifer

There are 7107 actors and actresses with the first name Jennifer
Jennifer Caroletti
Jennifer Duggar
Jennifer Pates
Jennifer Mendez
Jennifer Wu
Jennifer De Los Santos
Jennifer Smart
Jennifer Rae Daykin
Jennifer Soto
Jennifer Paige Moralez
Jennifer Schofield
Jennifer Stone
Jennifer Del Rio
Jennifer Harris
Jennifer Hernandez
Jennifer Melander
Jennifer Veal
Jennifer Damiano
Jennifer Levinson
Jennifer Mkoma
Jennifer Geiger
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Baute
Jennifer Ferris
Jennifer Lea Richardson
Jennifer Ogletree
Jennifer S. Rose
Jennifer Townsend
Jennifer Lynn
Jennifer Tedmori

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Jennifer
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Jennifer

Rankings of first name JENNIFER by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name JENNIFER (male) births over the last year available in each country
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#34DE Germany2022
#114MX Mexico2021
#177IT Italy2021
#230CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#296AR Argentina2015
#351IE Ireland2022
#364CL Chili2021
#426PL Poland2022
#429SE Sweden2022
#441AB Alberta2022
#473GB United Kingdom2021
#505DK Denmark2022
#507US United State of America2022
#522ON Ontario2019
#574AT Austria2021
#743BC British Columbia2022
#1021QC Quebec2022
#1064CH Switzerland2021
#1504FR France2022
#1513BE Belgium2022