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53k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Genesis

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Beginning, Birth
  • #931 All Time
  • #68 in 2014
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Genesis" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
1964550
1969770
197017116
1971990
1972880
1973271710
1974352510
197542357
197640328
1977423210
1978675512
1979665412
198059518
1981625111
1982685513
198372639
1984746113
1985806911
1986846420
198715113813
198826524718
198937332251
199040939019
199162358439
199272868642
199362958247
19941,0841,04242
199584079644
19961,0681,02840
19971,1821,14834
19981,2251,18441
19991,3041,24361
20001,3511,30348
20011,4681,41751
20021,4321,37161
20031,5561,49363
20041,9141,85856
20052,2902,22367
20062,1562,08670
20072,5462,48561
20083,5953,51877#95 girl name
20093,7493,66782#83 girl name
20103,3713,30368#89 girl name
20113,5843,50381#82 girl name
20124,3674,29275#56 girl name
20134,3714,29180#55 girl name
20144,2074,14463#68 girl name

Want to know about the populiarty of Genesis? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 52,702 babies born with the name Genesis in the United States. That's more than enough Genesis to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Genesis" was in 2012 with a total of 4,292 babies. (That's a lot of baby Genesis)

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Genesis" ranks #31 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, 688 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of 3,749 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Genesis" mean? The list below shows the origins of Genesis as well as things modernly associated with the name Genesis such as celebrities named Genesis.

Greek

Origin and Meaning of Genesis

The name "Genesis" is of Greek origin, and it means "Beginning, Birth". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

G is for golden, memories you share.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

S is for strength, there when needed.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

S is for serene, your calm time.

Your name in reverse order is "Siseneg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Esengis". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Genesis born Jul 28, 1940

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Japan approximately on 1600. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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