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Genevieve

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How popular is the baby name Genevieve in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 59 59 0
1881 58 58 0
1882 74 74 0
1883 81 81 0
1884 89 89 0
1885 87 87 0
1886 136 136 0
1887 149 149 0
1888 154 154 0
1889 201 201 0
1890 217 217 0
1891 201 201 0
1892 236 236 0
1893 243 243 0
1894 271 271 0
1895 313 313 0
1896 305 305 0
1897 371 371 0
1898 391 391 0
1899 356 356 0
1900 420 420 0
1901 368 368 0
1902 410 410 0
1903 427 427 0
1904 481 481 0
1905 508 508 0
1906 561 561 0
1907 678 678 0
1908 654 654 0
1909 785 785 0 #99 girl name
1910 908 908 0 #98 girl name
1911 989 989 0 #93 girl name
1912 1,353 1,353 0 #92 girl name
1913 1,689 1,684 5 #84 girl name
1914 2,263 2,254 9 #76 girl name
1915 2,928 2,928 0 #76 girl name
1916 3,063 3,063 0 #76 girl name
1917 3,198 3,192 6 #77 girl name
1918 3,313 3,304 9 #81 girl name
1919 3,161 3,155 6 #88 girl name
1920 3,266 3,258 8 #86 girl name
1921 3,243 3,234 9 #90 girl name
1922 2,897 2,897 0 #98 girl name
1923 2,876 2,871 5 #97 girl name
1924 2,733 2,723 10
1925 2,413 2,404 9
1926 2,037 2,031 6
1927 2,039 2,033 6
1928 1,755 1,746 9
1929 1,589 1,582 7
1930 1,503 1,497 6
1931 1,359 1,359 0
1932 1,148 1,148 0
1933 1,059 1,054 5
1934 969 969 0
1935 893 893 0
1936 770 765 5
1937 692 692 0
1938 686 686 0
1939 625 625 0
1940 616 616 0
1941 622 617 5
1942 617 609 8
1943 603 603 0
1944 490 490 0
1945 443 443 0
1946 475 475 0
1947 411 411 0
1948 444 444 0
1949 414 414 0
1950 387 387 0
1951 354 354 0
1952 338 338 0
1953 319 319 0
1954 294 294 0
1955 300 300 0
1956 278 278 0
1957 337 337 0
1958 311 311 0
1959 255 255 0
1960 273 273 0
1961 319 319 0
1962 277 277 0
1963 290 290 0
1964 274 274 0
1965 238 238 0
1966 219 219 0
1967 200 200 0
1968 197 197 0
1969 257 257 0
1970 308 308 0
1971 328 328 0
1972 328 328 0
1973 294 294 0
1974 315 315 0
1975 334 334 0
1976 400 400 0
1977 399 399 0
1978 458 458 0
1979 468 468 0
1980 511 511 0
1981 506 506 0
1982 528 528 0
1983 488 483 5
1984 479 479 0
1985 508 508 0
1986 445 445 0
1987 438 438 0
1988 450 450 0
1989 409 402 7
1990 501 501 0
1991 420 420 0
1992 456 456 0
1993 432 432 0
1994 432 432 0
1995 462 462 0
1996 460 460 0
1997 419 419 0
1998 471 471 0
1999 511 511 0
2000 523 523 0
2001 582 582 0
2002 737 737 0
2003 787 787 0
2004 754 754 0
2005 795 795 0
2006 888 888 0
2007 962 962 0
2008 1,041 1,041 0
2009 1,151 1,151 0
2010 1,195 1,195 0
2011 1,362 1,362 0
2012 1,388 1,388 0
2013 1,459 1,459 0
2014 1,603 1,603 0
2015 1,760 1,760 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Genevieve baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 107,498 babies born with the name Genevieve in the United States. That's more than enough Genevieves to occupy the territory of United States Virgin Islands (USA) with an estimated population of 106,405 (as of April 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 59 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Genevieve" was in 1918 with a total of 3,304 babies. (That's a lot of baby Genevieves)

According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Genevieve" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 13 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1917. Across the entire United States a total of 3,198 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 "Genevieve" mean? The list below shows the origins of Genevieve as well as things modernly associated with the name Genevieve such as celebrities named Genevieve.

Origin and Meaning of Genevieve

The name "Genevieve" is of French origin, and it means "Woman of the people". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Geneviève Bujold

Geneviève Bujold is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1954 to present. Geneviève was born in 1942 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Geneviève Jeanson

Geneviève Jeanson is a cyclist. Geneviève was born in 1981 in Lachine, Quebec, Canada.

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Geneviève Page

Geneviève was born in 1930.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Genevieve

Genevieve Bujold
Genevieve Cortese
Genevieve Gallen
Genevieve Goings
Genevieve Gorder
Genevieve Leiper
Genevieve Nnaji
Genevieve Padalecki
Genevieve Angelson
Genevieve Morton

Alternative Meanings

G is for grand, the life you will live.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

V is for versatile, your changeable nature.

I is for ideals, no higher!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Your name in reverse order is "Eveiveneg". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iveveegne". 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 Genevieve born Mar 6, 1976

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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 India approximately on 1425. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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