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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #2775 most popular

What does the name "Jensen" mean?

Jensen (Scandinavian): Son of Jens

The name "Jensen" is of Scandinavian origin and it means "Son of Jens". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

J is for jolly, the fun side!

E is for elegant, born within you.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

S is for secret, that you can certainly keep.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nesnej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eejsnn". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Jensen" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Jensen? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,733 babies born with the name Jensen in the United States. That's more than enough Jensens to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1927 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jensen" was in 2014 with a total of 783 babies.

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jensen" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of only 156 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Jensen popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jensen in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Jensen

Jensen Ackles

Jensen Ackles is an actor and director with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1996 to present. Jensen was born in 1978 as Jensen Ross Ackles in Dallas, Texas, U.S.


Jensen Buchanan

Jensen Buchanan is an actress. Jensen was born in 1962 in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S.


Past life for Jensen born Jun 25, 2007

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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