Meaning and name origin
Eugenia \e(u)-ge-nia\ as a girl's name is pronounced yoo-JEEN-yah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Eugenia is "noble aristocrat". Feminine of Greek Eugenios or Latin Eugenius (see Eugene). The French form Eugénie was made famous by Napoleon III's beautiful empress. Actresses Gena Rowlands, Geena Davis.
Eugenia is a very popular first name for females (#563 out of 4276, Top 13%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Eugenia for girls. Eugenia reached its highest rank of #254 in the U.S. in 1910-1919. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Eugenia and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jenna (#266), Janie, Jennie, Gina, Genie, Eugenie, Gena, Gene and Eugenia. (2014 statistics).