What does Georgina mean?
Georgina /geor-gina/ [4 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced jor-JEE-nah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Georgina is "farmer".
Diminutive of Georgia; feminine form of George. Also a simple form of Georgiana. Use probably influenced by King George I-IV, who ruled from 1714 to 1830, and originated in Scotland in the 18th century, when George became popular with the anti-Jacobites.
Georgina▼ has 17 variants: Georgeana, Georgeanne, Georgeina, Georgejean, Georgena, Georgene▼, Georgi, Georgiana▼, Georgianna▼, Georgianne, Georgie▼, Georgienne, Georgine, Georgy, Georgyana, Georjette and Giorgina.more]
How popular is Georgina?
Georgina is a very prominent first name for women (#717 out of 4276, Top 17%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Georgina for girls. Georgina reached its apex position of #492 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Georgina and related names. Popular alternative forms of Georgina are Georgia (#243 in 2014), Gigi, Georgine, Gina, Ina, Georgianna, Georgene, Georgette, Georgiana, George and Georgie. Variants like Georgeann are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3818%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.0631%, ▼83.5%), with versions such as Georgiana, George, Georgie, Georgette and Georgene becoming somewhat dated. Georgia (#243) is the most chic baby name here, and there is a rekindling in birth name usage for this name. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)