What does Genoveffa mean?
Genoveffa [gen-ov-ef-fa] as a girls' name is of Old French and French origin, and the name Genoveffa means "juniper tree". Genoveffa is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -oveffa, of Geneva (Old French): name of the Swiss city. Genoveffa is also an Italian form of Genevieve (French): possibly means "people, tribe, woman".
Associated with: tree.
Genoveffa has 1 variant: Genovefa.Creative forms:
(female) Geoveffa, Gioveffa, ..
(male) Genovefano, Genovefren, .. Middle name pairings:
Genoveffa Izabella (G.I.), ..
How popular is Genoveffa?
Genoveffa is an uncommon given name for women. Genoveffa is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Genoveffa (not ranked) are Geneva (#1219 a year ago), Genevieve (#182) and Genoveva. Other variants, like Genovefa, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Genoveffa was at its most widespread in the 1910s (median #588) and has become much lower since (#1133, down 66%). Below is a graphed analysis of the history of Genoveffa and corresponding names. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Geneesta, Genesia, Genessa, Geneve, Geneveeve, Genever, Genevia, Genevra, Genivee, Geniver, Genivra, Geovana and Geovanna. Like Genoveffa, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.