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Girl Names Starting with Gen-

Gen- baby names and what they mean, with 19 results. Gen- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in the year 2013 (usage of 0.5%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.4%, down 6%), but with names such as Geneva becoming less trendy. Genesis (#65) is the most chic name for newborns in this list, while Genao (top 9%) and Gent (9%) are popular Gen- last names.

Gen- names

Gena - Genny

Gina and variantsGena1, Genette
Var. of Gina. .. Also a feminine form of Gene .. Popular. Compare Genette with common surnames Denette (top 60%), Gette (52%), which also end with -tte.

Eugenia and variantsGena2, Gene1, Genia1, Genie1
Forms of Eugenia. Origin fr. Greek. "Noble aristocrat." Gena and Gene have dwindled in favor as birth names circa 1920-1929.

Genara, Gennara
Forms of Jenara. Derived fr. Spanish, Latin words. "January." Genara and Gennara were not Top birth names in 2015.

Jean and variantsGene2, Genie2
Forms of Jean. Origin fr. Hebrew element. "God is gracious." Gene (upper 30%) and Genie (60%) are conventional women's names.

Var. of Jane. Root fr. Hebrew element. "God is gracious." Unisex name. Gene is popular as a children's name among the variant forms of Jane.

Gene4, var. Genie3
Derivative of Greek, Hebrew elements. "Noble aristocrat; God is gracious." Adoption of Genie and variants grew 95 years ago.

In Catholic tradition, Genesia, Virgin Mary .. Rare as a baby name, but Genesia is similar to the more common Genesis. See also Genisia.

Genesis and variantsGenesis, var. Genesies, Genesiss, Genessa, Genisa, Genisia, Gennesis, Genisis, Gennesiss
Based on Hebrew language. "Origin, birth." Usage of Genesis and variants as children's names in 2015 was up significantly compared to the previous decade.

Geneva and variantsGeneva1, var. Gena3, Genever1, Genevia, Genevra1, Genevre, Genoveffa1, Genovefa, Genoveva1
Source fr. Old French language. "Juniper tree." Genever, Genevre, Genovefa and Genoveffa are more rarefied as baby names among the variant forms of Geneva.

Jennifer and variantsGenever2, Genifer, Genna1, Genni, Gennie1, Gennifur, Gennifer1, Geniffer1, Gennivre, Genny1
Forms of Jennifer. Root fr. Welsh word. "Fair and smooth." Somewhat common as baby names, Genna, Genever, etc. sound like the familiar Ginny.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gen- names: Gena, Gene, Genesis, Geneva, Genevia

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gen- names: Genevie, Genevieve, Genevra, Genia, Genie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gen- names: Genna, Gennie, Genoveva

Guinevere and variantsGenever3, Genevieve1, Genevra2, Geniffer2, Geniver, Genna2, Genivra, Gennie2, Gennifer2, Genny2
Var. of Guinevere. Stems fr. Welsh language. "Fair and smooth." Adoption of Genever and variants as girls' names in 2015 was a lot more than a decade ago.

Genevieve and variantsGenevieve2, var. Gena4, Genavieve, Geneva2, Geneve, Geneveeve, Genivee, Genevie, Genivieve, Gennie3, Genny3, Genoveffa2, Genoveva2, Genovera
Source fr. French language. .. Geneviève is the French version .. Geneva (top 48%) and Gena (56%) appear regularly as surnames.

Form of Ginevra. Source fr. Italian, Welsh elements. "Fair and smooth." Less popular today. Genevra was last found in 1880-1889 in the Top 2000. See also Genovera.

Var. of Iphigenia. Derivative of Greek element. "Sacrifice." Adoption of Genia was common among parents during 1960-1969. See also Gwenna.

Genia3, Genya
Var. of Virginia. Based on Latin word. "Maiden." Genya is unique as a birth name among the versions of Virginia.

Genista, var. Geneesta
Stems fr. Latin. "Broom plant." Geneesta and Genista are scarcely used as female names.

Genna and variantsGenna3, var. Genae, Genaya, Genny4
Root fr. English. Rhyming variant of Jenna. Genae and Genaya are more unusual as children's names among the variations of Genna.

Var. of Jenna. Origin fr. Arabic element. "Heaven." Adoption of Genna was expansive 2 decades ago. See also Gana.

Form of Ginny. Source fr. Latin word. "Virgin." Genny is not in the Top 2000. See also Geenya.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Gen- names for girls.

1. Gena - Genny
Gina [Gena, Genette], Eugenia [Gena, Gene, Genia, Genie], Jenara [Genara, Gennara], Jean [Gene, Genie], Jane [Gene], Gene [Genie], Genesia, Genesis [Genisa, Genessa, Genisia, Genisis, Genesies, Genesiss, Gennesis, Gennesiss], Geneva [Gena, Genevia, Genever, Genevra, Genevre, Genoveva, Genovefa, Genoveffa], Jennifer [Genny, Genni, Genna, Gennie, Gennifur, Gennivre, Geniffer, Gennifer, ..], Guinevere [Genny, Genna, Gennie, Genevra, Geniver, Genivra, Gennifer, Geniffer, ..], Genevieve [Genny, Gennie, Genevie, Genivee, Genovera, Genoveva, Genoveffa, Genivieve, ..], Ginevra [Genevra], Iphigenia [Genia], Virginia [Genia, Genya], Genista [Geneesta], Genna [Genny, Genae, Genaya], Jenna [Genna], Ginny [Genny]

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