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Jena Meaning


What does Jena mean?

The name Jena is of Welsh origin.

The meaning of Jena is "white, fair and smooth, soft".

Jena is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Je-na.

The Given Name Jena

Jena is a form of Jen. See Jen for further details.

Jena appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This great little girl name has a natural distinction.

Jena has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jena Malone.

Jena Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,797 in baby name popularity for girls with 39 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,794 in baby name popularity for girls with 40 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Jena Related Names

Jena is a form of Jen.

Jena is a diminutive of Jennifer.

Jena has the diminutive (nickname) Jen.

Famous Jenas

  • Jena Malone ~ Actress

Jena Numerology

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Jena Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jena.

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

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