What does Gina mean?
Gina \gi-na\ as a girls' name is pronounced GEE-nah. Short form of names ending in -gina, a feminine form of Gene, or a variant of Jean. Also used as a prefix to form new variants. Independent use dates from the 1920s. Actresses Gina Lollobrigida, Geena Davis, Gena Rowlands.
Gina▼ has 37 more related variations via Geena, Gena, Jean: Geenia, Geenya, Gene▼, Genia, Gennie, Genny, Genya, Ginia, Ginnee, Ginni, Ginnie, Ginny, Ginya, Jeana▼, Jeane▼, Jeanee, Jeaneen, Jeanelle, Jeanene, Jeanette▼, Jeanice, Jeanie▼, Jeanine▼, Jeanique, Jeanna▼, Jeanne▼, Jeanneen, Jeannetta, Jeannette▼, Jeannie▼, Jeannine▼, Jeannique, Jenette, Jenica, Jennet, Jennetta and Jennine.
Gina is a very prominent first name for females (#213 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#70906 out of 150436, Top 47%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Gina for girls. Gina entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its apex position of #73 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Eugenia, Gena, Gene, Genevieve (#210 a year ago), Genie, Ginny, Jean, Jeana, Jeane, Jeanette, Jeanie, Jeanine, Jeanna, Jeanne, Jeannette, Jeannie, Jeannine, Jena, Jenna (#266), Regina (#525) and Virginia (#581) are the popular alternative forms of Gina rated in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4595%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1099%, down 76.1%), with forms such as Jeanine, Jeanna, Jeanne, Jeannette and Jeannie falling out of style. Genevieve (#210) and Jenna (#266) are two of the more chic baby names here, with Genevieve having a resurgence in usage. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Gina and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Gina▼ is alike in pronunciation to Genae, Genna, Giana, Gianna, Gionna, Jaina, Jana▼, Jiana, Jinae, Jinia, Jinna and Jona. Other recommended similar baby names are Aina, Bina, Dina▼, Fina, Gaiana, Gana, Ganah, Gayna, Gia, Gila, Gita, Giza, Guinna, Gunna, Gwin, Gwinn, Gwinna, Kina, Lina▼, Mina▼, Nina, Rina, Sina▼, Tina▼, Vina▼, Wina and Zina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gina.