Baby Name Roulette - Genevieve

The Genevieve name meaning originates from French by way of Gaelic Celtic and Teutonic German, believed to mean "woman of the race" or "tribe woman". Saint Genevieve was said to have saved Paris in 451 by leading a prayer marathon that led to diverting Attila's Huns from the city. Genevieve emerged in English in the 19th century. Tremendously popular as a name for a girl at the turn of the 20th century, Genvieve declined in popularity until its resurgence in the 1990s.

Genevieve Name Meaning: Woman of the race; tribe woman.
           
Gender: Female
Pronounced: JEN-a-veev / zhahn-vee-EV
Origin: Celtic Gaelic / Teutonic
Genevieve Variations: Gen / Geneviève
Famous Genevieves:
Saint
Genevieve - Patroness of Paris
Actress
Genevieve Tobin
Actress
Geneviève Bujold
Poet
Genevieve Taggard
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Baby Name Roulette Genevieve

Woman of the race; tribe woman.
Gender: Female
Pronounced: JEN-a-veev / zhahn-vee-EV
Origin: Celtic Gaelic / Teutonic

Genevieve

The Genevieve name meaning originates from French by way of Gaelic Celtic and Teutonic German, believed to mean "woman of the race" or "tribe woman". Saint Genevieve was said to have saved Paris in 451 by leading a prayer marathon that led to diverting Attila's Huns from the city. Genevieve emerged in English in the 19th century. Tremendously popular as a name for a girl at the turn of the 20th century, Genvieve declined in popularity until its resurgence in the 1990s.

Genevieve Variations:
Gen / Geneviève
Famous Genevieves:
Saint
Genevieve - Patroness of Paris
Actress
Genevieve Tobin
Actress
Geneviève Bujold
Poet
Genevieve Taggard

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