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What does Genista mean?

Genista Pronunciation of Genista as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Genista is "broom plant". Plant name from planta genesta, which is also used in Plantagenet.


ASSOCIATED WITH plant (tree)


VARIANTS Geneesta, Ginista, Jenista, Jenny



Genista Faigy (G.F.), ..

How popular is Genista?

Genista is a rare given name for females. Genista is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Jenny (#1120 IN RECENT RANKINGS) is the only popular varying form of Genista (NOT RANKED) rated in the Top 2000. This relation of Genista was popular as a birth name 48 years ago (#132) and has become significantly less popular since, with Jenny going out of style. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jenny in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Alista, Annita, Arista, Arnita, Batista, Belita, Benetta, Benita, Bonita, Christa, Crista, Denisa, Denisha, Denissa, Denita, Ernesta, Ganit, Geeta, Geina, Gemina, Genara, Genesia, Genessa, Genette, Genevia, Genia, Genisa, Genisia, Genisis, Genivra, Genna, Gennara, Genya, Gerica, Gerika, Gerta, Gerusha, Gevira, Ginetta, Ginia, Gisa, Gunilda, Gunilla, Gwenetta, Gwenisha, Gwenita, Gwenith, Henrieta, Jenita, Jonita, Kenisha, Khrista, Lanita, Lenita, Melita, Melitta, Mendota, Nenita, Onita, Ranita, Renata, Renisa, Renisha, Renita, Serita, Tenisha, Trista, Venetta, Venisha, Venita, Venusita, Verita, Vesta, Wanita and Zanita. These names tend to be more frequently used than Genista.

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