Jenny meaning

jĕnē
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A spinning jenny.
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The female of certain animals, especially a donkey or a wren.
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(person, proper) A feminine name.
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A device for spinning thread from fiber onto multiple spindles (also called spinning jenny).
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A female creature of certain kinds, such as wren and donkey.
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A diminutive of the female given names Jane and Jennifer, also used as a formal given name.
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(UK, informal) A Wren (a member of the WRNS)
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Origin of jenny

  • From the name Jenny

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the name Jenny, a diminutive of Janet.

    From Wiktionary