Meaning and name origin
Genevra \ge-nev-ra, gen(e)-vra\ as a girl's name is of Old French, Italian and Welsh origin, and the meaning of Genevra is "juniper tree; fair and smooth". Genevra is a variant of Geneva (Old French): may refer to the Swiss city or refer to the juniper tree, whose old Dutch name was "genever", hence "gin", which is flavored with juniper berries. Also a variant of Ginevra (Italian, Welsh): variant of Jennifer. Genevra is also used as a variant of Guinevere (Welsh).
Genevra has 1 variant form: Genivra.
Genevra is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Genevra and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Geneva. (2014 statistics).