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Hennessy Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Hennessy is of American origin.

The meaning of Hennessy is "a brand name".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 boys given the name.  It ranked 3267 in popular baby names for girls with 49 occurrences. 

View the Hennessy Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Hennessy has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Hennessy to other names.


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Hennessy falls into the brand name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hennessy in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hennessy.

Just for fun, see the name Hennessy in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Hennessy in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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