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Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. JIN-jər
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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.
Other Languages & CulturesLagina(African American) Verginia, Virginia(Ancient Roman) Virginie, Gigi(French) Virginia(Italian) Virginia(Portuguese) Virginia(Romanian) Virginia(Spanish) Virginia(Swedish)

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