Jennifer name meaning
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Jennifer Name Meaning

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Meaning of Jennifer

White Wave

Jennifer Name Origin

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Jennifer name origin
The name Jennifer is a Cornish form of name “Guinevere”, meaning “The White Fay or White Ghost”.
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Jennifer is a female given name; it became a common first name for females in English-speaking countries during the 20th century. The name Jennifer is a Cornish variant of Guinevere, which is a French form of the Old Welsh Gwenhwyfar (gwen: white, fair + hywfar: smooth, soft). Despite the name's similarity to the Old English words jenefer, genefer and jinifer, which were all variants of Juniper and used to describe the juniper tree, there is no evidence that it was derived from these.







Very pretty The name Jennifer is a Cornish form of name “Guinevere”, meaning “The White Fay or White Ghost”. Jennifer was largely a regional name. This name has only common outside of Cornwall since the beginning of the 20th century.
Jennifer Name also appears in following Origin(s): Celtic, Old English
Jennifer also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, English, Welsh, Arthurian-Legend, Australian
Famous Name Jennifer
Jennifer Peña
Jennifer first achieved notoriety after performing at the Astrodome in Houston, Texas during a Selena tribute concert in 1995 while under management with Q Productions and Abraham Quintanilla II, who was Selena's father and former manager. This was Jennifers first public performance on a grand scale performing Bidi Bidi Bom Bom a #1 song for the late latin superstar Selena. Jennifers first studio album Jennifer Y Los Jetz Dulzura released in May 1996 was produced by Abraham Quintanilla III and introduced her to the music scene officially at the tender age of 12 the title track and "Ven a mí" (a Spanish-language cover of The Drifters' "Dance With Me") garnered her a loyal fanbase
 
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