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Jenna Name Meaning and Origin

Jenna Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Little Bird, Fair Phantom

Name Origin


The name Jenna means 'little bird' in English. It is also believed to be a variation of the name Jennifer, which means 'fair phantom'. Jenna is a modern and stylish name with a sweet and delicate sound.

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Jenna Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Jenna is easy to pronounce with a flowing and pleasant sound.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Jenna has a balanced rhythm with two syllables, making it easy to say and remember.

Famous People Named Jenna

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● Jenna Dewan

Jenna Dewan is an American actress and dancer known for her role in the film 'Step Up'. She has also appeared in TV shows like 'Supergirl' and 'The Resident'. Dewan is admired for her talent and graceful presence.

● Jenna Fischer

Jenna Fischer is an American actress best known for her role as Pam Beesly on the TV series 'The Office'. Fischer's charming portrayal of the character endeared her to audiences worldwide.

● Jenna Coleman

Jenna Coleman is an English actress known for her role as Clara Oswald in the TV series 'Doctor Who'. Coleman's impressive performances have garnered critical acclaim and a loyal fan following.

Jenna Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Jenna

The name Jenna does not typically evoke negative connotations. However, as with any name, individual experiences and associations may vary. Overall, Jenna is a widely accepted and positively regarded name in contemporary culture.

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