Jennings - Meaning of Jennings

What does Jennings mean?

[ 2 syll. jen-nin-(g)(s), je-nni-ngs ] The baby boy name Jennings is pronounced as JHEHN-ih-GZ †. Jennings' language of origin is Hebrew and it is used largely in the English language. Jennings is a variant form of Jan.

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Jennings is unusual as a baby boy name. In 1900, 0.019% of baby boys were given the name Jennings. It was #407 in rank then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is used only on a very modest scale today. Among all boy names in its family, Jennings was nonetheless the most commonly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Jennings include Jaemes, Jamesie, Jamesy, Jamez, Jameze, Jamies, Jamis, Jamsie (English), Janeshe, Janez (Slavic), Janic (Breton and French), Janick (Breton and French), Janis (Latvian and Lithuanian), Jannic (Breton and French), Jannick (Breton, French, and Scandinavian), Jannik (Breton, French, and Scandinavian), Jannis (Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, German, and Scandinavian), Jannus, Janos (Hungarian), and Janus (English and German).

† Pronunciation for Jennings: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"

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