What is the meaning of the name Genifer?

The name Genifer is primarily a female name of English origin that means Fair Phantom Or White Wave.

The name Jennifer is originally an anglicized version of the Welsh name Gwynhwyfar, used for women of light complexion. It's also a variation of the name Gwenivere. Gwynhwyfar comes from the old Celtic word root "windows" meaning "white, fair, or blessed" and "sebros" meaning "ghost, phantom, or magical being."


Popularity of the name Jennifer rocketed onto the charts after the main character Jennifer/Jenny in the novel Love Story and subsequent movie in 1970. Although the name was already on the rise, it shot to #1 and stayed there for fifteen years until 1985.

Famous Jennifers include actresses Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Aniston, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Jennifer Garner, Jennifer Jones. Actress/singers Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Hudson and Jennifer Holliday.

BabyNames.com was founded by web developer and author, Jennifer Moss. Jennifer is also the brand name of a line of furniture.

Different Spellings of the name Genifer:

Jenifer, Gennyphir, Gennifer, Jenn, Jeniffer, Jennipher, Genifer, Jennefer, Jennepher, Jennafer

People who like the name Genifer also like:

Charlotte, Jessica, Emily, Elizabeth, Emma, Hannah, Grace, Benjamin, Alexander, Oliver, Henry, Owen, William, Jackson

Names that sound like Genifer:

Guenevere, Guinevere, Gambhiri, Gwenifer, Ginnifer, Ginevra, Gwenhwyfar, Genevra

Stats for the Name Genifer

checkmark Genifer is currently not ranked on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Genifer is currently #434 in U.S. births

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Jennifer - Bobby Sherman
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Jennifer - Brian Jonestown Massacre
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Jennifer - Eurythmics
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Jennifer - Faust
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Jennifer - M2M
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Jennifer - The Blood Brothers
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Jennifer Eccles - The Hollies
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Jennifer Ever - The Smashing Pumpkins
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Jennifer Falling Down - The Nields
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Jennifer Juniper - Donovan
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Jennifer Lost the War - The Offspring
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Jennifer Louise - of Montreal
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Jennifer She Said - Lloyd Cole
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Jennifer's Baby - Dean Friedman
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Jennifer's Body - Hole
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Jennifer's Cold - Buck-O-Nine
 
Jennifer's Story - The Angels of Light
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Jennifer's Veil - The Birthday Party
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Zachary and Jennifer - John Denver

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