Gender: Female
Origin: French
Meaning: Woman Of The Family

The name Jenivieve means Woman Of The Family and is of French origin. Jenivieve is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for girls.

The name Genevieve is derived from the medieval name Genovefa, which is of unknown origin. It could be derived from the Germanic word kuni meaning "kin, family" and wefa meaning "wife, woman."

Nicknames for the name Genevieve include Jenny, Jen/Gen, Viv, and Vivi.

Famous women with the name Genevieve include actresses Genevieve Bujold, Genevieve Angelson, and Genevieve Padalecki. Genevieve Blatt was an American judge. Saint Genevieve is the patron saint of Paris in the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox traditions.

Fictional characters with the name Genevieve include Genevieve Selsor from The Martian Chronicles. Catherine Deneuve played Genevieve Emery in the movie The Umbrellas of Cherbourg. Genevieve is also a character on the American soap opera, The Young and the Restless.

Variations include: Jenivieve, Genevive, Jenavieve, Jenevieve
People who like the name Jenivieve also like the names: Charlotte, Evangeline, Amelia, Violet, Scarlett, Vivienne, Aurora, Oliver, Theodore, Henry, Liam, Sebastian, Gabriel, Benjamin
Similar Sounding Names: Jeneva, Jimbo, Janeeva, Junpei, Jenneva, Jeneve

Stats for the Name Jenivieve

checkmark Jenivieve is currently #28 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Jenivieve is currently #168 in U.S. births

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