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Jennifer

Origin: Sweden
gender-female
Region Origin: Northern Europe

Jennifer is a feminine given name with a rich background and meaning. It is rooted in the Welsh Gwenhwyfar and is a modern English variation of the legendary Guinevere, sharing the meaning "the fair one". The name Jennifer is also associated with the Proto-Celtic word "windo-seibrā," which translates to "fair one". The name has been in use since the 18th century and gained popularity in the 20th century in English-speaking countries. The origin of the name Jennifer can be traced back to the Cornish language, a Celtic language spoken in Cornwall, England. It is a cognate of the Welsh form Gwenhwyfar and the Old Irish Findabair. The name's popularity has been influenced by its association with famous figures such as Jennifer Lawrence, Jennifer Aniston, and Jennifer Lopez.

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