Scandinavian variation of Johannes or John

Jens Origin and Meaning

The name Jens is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin.

Short but substantial Nordic name that travels well -- although it runs the risk of being confused with all the feminine Jen names.

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Jens Popularity

Famous People Named Jens

  • Jens LekmanSwedish singer,songwriter
  • Jens PulverAmerican mixed martial artist
  • Jens Christian Skouwinner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry
  • Jens Ingemar "Ingo" JohanssonSwedish professional boxer
  • Jens Peder "Jeb" BergenstenSwedish video game designer for Minecraft