Given Name GINGER

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JIN-jər   [details]

Meaning & History

From the English word ginger for the spice or the reddish-brown colour. It can also be a diminutive of VIRGINIA, as in the case of actress and dancer Ginger Rogers (1911-1995), by whom the name was popularized.


actresses, Bobs Burgers characters, colors, dancers, Discworld characters, flora, food, herbs, nature, orange, plants, RuPauls Drag Race contestants, singers, spices, True Blood characters, True Detective characters
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Lagina (African American), Verginia, Virginia (Ancient Roman), Virginie, Gigi (French), Virginia (Italian), Virginia (Portuguese), Virginia (Romanian), Virginia (Spanish), Virginia (Swedish)