What does Eugenia mean?
Eugenia \e(u)-ge-nia\ as a girls' 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 a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Eugenia for girls. Eugenia reached its apex position of #254 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Eugenia and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Eugenia rated in the Top 1000 are Eugenie, Gena, Gene, Genie, Gina, Ginny, Janie, Jenna (#266 in 2014) and Jennie. Adoption of this girl name was at its most widespread during 1880-1889 and has become much lower since, with forms such as Gene, Genie, Gina, Janie and Jennie becoming somewhat outmoded. Jenna (#266) is the most fashionable girl name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)