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8k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jensen

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • Meaning: Son of Jens
  • #2775 All Time
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Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1927505
1930505
1954505
1955808
1965505
1969505
1972606
197311011
1974606
197511011
197620020
197720020
197827027
197927027
198030030
198131625
198237037
198344044
198439039
198542042
198656056
198732032
1988671453
1989812754
19901205169
19911074760
19921246955
19931207050
19941569264
199519812276
199625417183
199727218884
1998347204143
1999300172128
2000269125144
2001232123109
200219595100
200317470104
200418156125
200520959150
200618143138
200721950169
200823842196
200929435259
201037254318
201142728399
201256951518
201370749658
201484865783

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 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jensen" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 707 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 joyful, the spirit you spread.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

N is for nice, need I say more?

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

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 "Senjne". 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.

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 new england region? 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 his career being from 1996 to present. Jensen was born in 1978 as Jensen Ross Ackles in Dallas, Texas, U.S.

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Jensen Buchanan

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

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Past life for Jensen born Sep 13, 1990

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Eastern Australia approximately on 800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

Name poster for Jensen

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