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Ginger meaning and name origin

Ginger \gi(n)-ger\ as a girl's name is pronounced JIN-jer. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Ginger is "pep, liveliness; ginger". Refers to the pungent root used as a spice. Also, nickname for Virginia (Latin) "virgin". Made famous by actress Ginger Rogers.

Ginger has 4 variant forms: Gingee, Gingie, Ginjer and Jinger.

Ginger is also pronounced similarly to Jinjer.

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Popularity of Ginger

Ginger is a very popular first name for females (#428 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#57053 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Ginger name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Ginger with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Ginger name in U.S.
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