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The meaning of the name Jennifer: Fair Phantom Or White Wave
The origin of the name Jennifer: English
Alternate spellings: Jenifer, Gennyphir, Gennifer, Ginnifer, Jenn, Jeniffer, Jennipher, Genifer
People who like the name Jennifer also like: Jessica
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Notes: Popularity of the name Jennifer boomed after the publication of the novel Love Story and subsequent movie in 1970. Although the name was already on the rise, it shot to #1 and stayed there for fifteen years until 1985.
Jennifer is originally an anglicized version of the Welsh name Gwynhwyfar, used for women of light complexion.
Famous Jennifers include Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Aniston, actress, Jennifer Lopez aka "JLo," Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jennifer Garner, Jennifer Hudson, Jennifer Jones and Jennifer Holliday.
BN name lists
in U.S. births
Jennifer - Brian Jonestown Massacre
Jennifer - The Blood Brothers
Jennifer Eccles - The Hollies
Jennifer Ever - The Smashing Pumpkins
Jennifer Falling Down - The Nields
Jennifer Juniper - Donovan
Jennifer Lost the War - The Offspring
Jennifer Louise - of Montreal
Jennifer She Said - Lloyd Cole
Jennifer's Baby - Dean Friedman
Jennifer's Cold - Buck-O-Nine
Jennifer's Story - The Angels of Light
Jennifer's Veil - The Birthday Party
Zachary and Jennifer - John Denver