Given Name GEORGIA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English, Greek
OTHER SCRIPTS: Γεωργια (Greek)
PRONOUNCED: JAWR-jə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Latinate feminine form of GEORGE. This is the name of an American state, which was named after the British king George II. A famous bearer was the American painter Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986).
VARIANTS: Georgeanna, Georgiana, Georgina, Jorja (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Georgie, Gina (English)
MASCULINE FORMS: George, Geordie, Georgie (English), Georgios, Giorgos, Yiorgos, Yorgos (Greek)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Lagina (African American), Gergana (Bulgarian), Đurađa, Đurđa, Đurđica (Croatian), Jiřina (Czech), Georgina (Dutch), Georgette, Georgine, Gigi (French), Georgina (German), Györgyi, Györgyike (Hungarian), Giorgia, Gina, Giorgina (Italian), Georgeta, Georgiana (Romanian), Djuradja, Đurađa (Serbian), Georgina (Spanish)


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Entry updated December 8, 2017