Other Origin(s):French, Italian, Swiss
Meaning:Juniper tree; Fair one, white; Smooth, soft
Genevra is a beautiful feminine name with many different origins and meanings. Derived from the Welsh name Gwenhwyfar, or the French version Guinevere, Genevra is a respelling of the Italian version Ginevra. Additionally, this mystical-sounding choice also has Swiss roots, from Geneva. With so many connections, it is no wonder that Genevra has a multitude of possible meanings, including “juniper tree,” “fair one,” “white,” “smooth,” or “soft.” All these lovely definitions make for a name that is inherently peaceful, sweet, and special. Little Gen, Genny, or Nev is sure to wear their new, storied name with pride.
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