Jennings Name Meaning and Origin

Jennings is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English, Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Jennings means “God Is Merciful”.


Jennings Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English, Hebrew”



Jennings is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “JEH + ningz”


Jennings Name Meaning:

Jennings is ultimately derived from John. John originates in Hebrew language and means “God is merciful”. Throughout history it was borne by numerous kings, princes, emperors, popes and saints, the most famous being John the Baptist and John the Apostle. It has been one of the most popular male given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

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Famous people with this name:

Jennings Lang, American film producer;

Jennings Bryan “Ears” Whitworth, American college football player and coach;

Jennings Tyler “JT” Johnson, son of Bachelorette Emily Maynard;

William Jennings Bryan, U.S. Secretary of State and Nebraska Congressman;





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