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 Johnston
is an Irish novelist,She was born in Dublin, Ireland, to the Irish actor/director Shelah Richards and the playwright Denis Johnston, a cousin of the late actress Geraldine Fitzgerald, via Fitzgerald's mother, Edith. She was educated at Trinity College Dublin, and currently lives in Derry, Northern Ireland. She is also member of the Church of Ireland and many of her novels deal with the fading of the Protestant Anglo-Irish ascendancy in the 20th century.
 
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