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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jennette

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jubilant, the upbeat you!

E is for endear, all those you touch.

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

T is for time, you give to friends.

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

Notable Persons Named Jennette

Jennette McCurdy is an actress, screenwriter, singer, songwriter, and producer. Her ongoing career started in 2000. Jennette was given the name Jennette Michelle Faye McCurdy on June 26th, 1992 in Long Beach, California, U.S.

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Jennette Arnold is a for North East, Member of the London Assembly, forNorth East, and London Assembly. Jennette was born in Montserrat.

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Jennette Bradley is a Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, Columbus City Council, and Ohio State Treasurer. Jennette was born on October 2nd, 1952 in Columbus, Ohio, U.S.

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How popular is the baby name Jennette in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 6 6 0
1885 11 11 0
1886 6 6 0
1887 6 6 0
1888 6 6 0
1889 6 6 0
1890 8 8 0
1892 16 16 0
1893 6 6 0
1894 11 11 0
1895 15 15 0
1896 12 12 0
1897 9 9 0
1898 8 8 0
1900 8 8 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 8 8 0
1903 15 15 0
1904 6 6 0
1905 7 7 0
1907 8 8 0
1908 6 6 0
1909 12 12 0
1910 13 13 0
1911 12 12 0
1912 17 17 0
1913 18 18 0
1914 22 22 0
1915 24 24 0
1916 20 20 0
1917 34 34 0
1918 32 32 0
1919 32 32 0
1920 31 31 0
1921 27 27 0
1922 22 22 0
1923 14 14 0
1924 13 13 0
1925 22 22 0
1926 33 33 0
1927 26 26 0
1928 23 23 0
1929 24 24 0
1930 18 18 0
1931 22 22 0
1932 27 27 0
1933 23 23 0
1934 26 26 0
1935 27 27 0
1936 23 23 0
1937 17 17 0
1938 41 41 0
1939 37 37 0
1940 24 24 0
1941 26 26 0
1942 35 35 0
1943 23 23 0
1944 43 43 0
1945 34 34 0
1946 48 48 0
1947 43 43 0
1948 39 39 0
1949 35 35 0
1950 42 42 0
1951 40 40 0
1952 28 28 0
1953 50 50 0
1954 42 42 0
1955 35 35 0
1956 43 43 0
1957 39 39 0
1958 32 32 0
1959 35 35 0
1960 39 39 0
1961 45 45 0
1962 42 42 0
1963 46 46 0
1964 37 37 0
1965 46 46 0
1966 50 50 0
1967 53 53 0
1968 38 38 0
1969 60 60 0
1970 61 61 0
1971 60 60 0
1972 65 65 0
1973 54 54 0
1974 63 63 0
1975 66 66 0
1976 72 72 0
1977 53 53 0
1978 67 67 0
1979 69 69 0
1980 66 66 0
1981 80 80 0
1982 70 70 0
1983 58 58 0
1984 55 55 0
1985 53 53 0
1986 45 45 0
1987 42 42 0
1988 20 20 0
1989 24 24 0
1990 31 31 0
1991 27 27 0
1992 33 33 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 12 12 0
1995 17 17 0
1996 12 12 0
1997 13 13 0
1998 6 6 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 11 11 0
2002 9 9 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 7 7 0
2007 8 8 0
2008 5 5 0
2010 5 5 0
2011 8 8 0
2014 6 6 0

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Popularity of Jennette as a first name

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Popularity of Jennette as a last name

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Common last names for Jennette

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Common first names for Jennette

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jennette U.S.
  White 73.86% 64.26%
  African American 20.82% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.87% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jennette

People with the last name Jennette are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Jennette

  • How Popular is the name Jennette? Jennette is the 4,729th most popular name of all time. As a last name Jennette was the 15,792nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jennette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,516 babies born with the first name Jennette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jennette to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jennette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Jennette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jennette is Sunday, April 7th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Jennette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jennette was in 1981 with a total of 80 babies.
  • Random Jennette Factoid: According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jennette is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1983.
  • Weird things about the name Jennette: Your name in reverse order is Ettennej. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Etnejetn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jennette? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,844 people with the last name Jennette.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jennette? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Jennette as their last name since less than 1 person in 159k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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