Given Name GENEVA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: jə-NEE-və   [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly a shortened form of GENEVIEVE. It could also be inspired by the name of the city in Switzerland. It has been used as a given name in the English-speaking world since the 19th century.

Categories

cities, place names, short forms
DIMINUTIVE: Neva
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