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What does Geno mean?

Geno Pronunciation of Geno [geno] as a boys' name is of Greek and Italian derivation, and Geno means "noble aristocrat". Geno is a version of Eugene (Greek). Geno is also an Italian form of Gene (Greek). Geno is also used as a form of Gino (Italian).

Associated with: greek, noble.


Geno has 1 variant: Genio.

3 more related forms via Eugene, Gene, Gino: Jeno, Jino and Owen.

Creative forms:
(male) Gano, Gein, ..

(female) Gear, Geni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Geno Rhett (G.R.), ..

How popular is Geno?

Geno is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#24406 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Geno was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its highest rank of #1217 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geno name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Geno outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Geno are Owen (#36 in recent rankings), Eugene (#822), Gino (#1061) and Gene. Other variants, like Jino, are seldom used. These relations of Geno were at the apex of their popularity 95 years ago (average #479) and have become much less common since (#1183, 47%), with forms like Eugene becoming somewhat outmoded. Owen is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geno, Eugene, Gene, Gino, Owen in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Owen outside U.S.

Similar Names

Geno is pronounced similarly to Jano, Jona and Junio. Other recommended names are Akeno, Anno, Arno, Benno, Dino, Enno, Erno, Galeno, Galo, Ged, Geir, Geof, Ger, Gere, Geron, Gery, Glen, Glenn, Goyo, Gun, Gunn, Guto, Kano, Lino, Mano, Meino, Pino, Reno, Steno, Teeno, Teino, Tino, Tyno, Xeno, Zeno and Zino. These names tend to be more frequently used than Geno.

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