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88k
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Geneva

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • Meaning: Juniper Berry
  • #688 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Geneva in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 28 28 0
1881 35 35 0
1882 47 47 0
1883 48 48 0
1884 63 63 0
1885 50 50 0
1886 71 71 0
1887 95 95 0
1888 109 109 0
1889 117 117 0
1890 112 112 0
1891 96 96 0
1892 131 131 0
1893 152 152 0
1894 180 180 0
1895 180 180 0
1896 197 197 0
1897 183 183 0
1898 220 220 0
1899 218 218 0
1900 319 319 0
1901 244 244 0
1902 308 308 0
1903 308 308 0
1904 374 374 0
1905 398 398 0
1906 396 396 0
1907 464 464 0
1908 511 511 0
1909 539 539 0
1910 699 699 0
1911 688 688 0
1912 996 991 5
1913 1,075 1,068 7
1914 1,371 1,371 0
1915 1,867 1,856 11
1916 1,930 1,919 11
1917 2,012 1,997 15
1918 2,201 2,192 9
1919 2,271 2,262 9
1920 2,482 2,467 15
1921 2,493 2,485 8
1922 2,455 2,443 12
1923 2,415 2,406 9
1924 2,590 2,582 8
1925 2,480 2,470 10
1926 2,344 2,328 16
1927 2,270 2,264 6
1928 1,994 1,981 13
1929 1,860 1,847 13
1930 1,806 1,797 9
1931 1,672 1,663 9
1932 1,640 1,634 6
1933 1,429 1,420 9
1934 1,482 1,470 12
1935 1,306 1,306 0
1936 1,341 1,336 5
1937 1,338 1,329 9
1938 1,186 1,177 9
1939 1,149 1,143 6
1940 1,080 1,071 9
1941 1,053 1,047 6
1942 1,055 1,047 8
1943 993 993 0
1944 924 916 8
1945 917 912 5
1946 955 955 0
1947 932 926 6
1948 827 827 0
1949 791 786 5
1950 755 755 0
1951 722 722 0
1952 694 694 0
1953 746 746 0
1954 646 646 0
1955 557 557 0
1956 546 546 0
1957 560 560 0
1958 495 495 0
1959 457 457 0
1960 430 430 0
1961 425 425 0
1962 371 371 0
1963 343 343 0
1964 376 376 0
1965 305 299 6
1966 288 288 0
1967 293 293 0
1968 267 262 5
1969 262 262 0
1970 297 297 0
1971 239 239 0
1972 251 251 0
1973 283 283 0
1974 213 213 0
1975 252 252 0
1976 248 248 0
1977 247 247 0
1978 249 249 0
1979 230 230 0
1980 257 257 0
1981 260 260 0
1982 245 245 0
1983 259 259 0
1984 219 219 0
1985 235 235 0
1986 208 208 0
1987 188 188 0
1988 238 238 0
1989 226 226 0
1990 231 231 0
1991 210 210 0
1992 208 208 0
1993 209 209 0
1994 197 197 0
1995 189 189 0
1996 185 185 0
1997 183 183 0
1998 180 180 0
1999 180 180 0
2000 157 157 0
2001 164 164 0
2002 165 165 0
2003 153 153 0
2004 155 155 0
2005 151 151 0
2006 161 161 0
2007 170 170 0
2008 155 155 0
2009 171 171 0
2010 151 151 0
2011 157 157 0
2012 185 185 0
2013 158 158 0
2014 169 169 0
2015 202 202 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Geneva baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 87,540 babies born with the name Geneva in the United States. That's more than enough Genevas to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 28 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Geneva" was in 1924 with a total of 2,582 babies. (That's a lot of baby Genevas)

According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Geneva" ranks #42 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Tennessee. Imagine that, 138 babies in Tennessee have the same name as you in 1919. Across the entire United States a total of 2,271 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 "Geneva" mean? The list below shows the origins of Geneva as well as things modernly associated with the name Geneva such as celebrities named Geneva.

Origin and Meaning of Geneva

The name "Geneva" is of French origin, and it means "Juniper Berry". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Geneva

Geneva Accords
Geneva Convention
Geneva Foundation
Geneva Time
Geneva Watches
Geneva Airport
Geneva Switzerland
Geneva College
Geneva Weather
Geneva Day School
Geneva Thomas

Alternative Meanings

G is for glow, the warmth of your smile.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

V is for vision, few can share.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Aveneg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Veaeng". 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 Geneva born Dec 28, 1932

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Russia approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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