Meaning of Genevieve
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Genevieve has the following meaning:
Woman of the people. A sophisticated and beautiful French name.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Genevieve is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 419 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Genevieve rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 36 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 288 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Genevieve in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Genevieve is pronounced as jen-uh-vee-ev
The following names are baby names related to Genevieve and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Genevieve: Boys - Calvin
, Girls - Blanche
, Both genders - Chandler
Popular Variants for the name Genevieve: Gen
Common nicknames for the name Genevieve are: Ginny, Genny, Gen, Eve
We think the name Genevieve should fall under the following style category: Traditional
See other Traditional girl names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Genevieve to be: Outgoing and pretty woman
In one word, you might describe Genevieve as a(n) "outgoing
See other "outgoing" names for girls