US Popularity:11710
Other Origin(s):French
Meaning:Womon of the race; Woman of the family; Fair, white; White wave; Smooth, soft
Genny is a feminine name that’s rich with origins and meanings, giving baby plenty of inspiration to carve their own path in life. A shortened version of Genevieve, it translates to “woman of the race,” or “woman of the family,” and is a lovely way to help baby connect to your family and community. Genny can also mean “fair,” “white,” or “white wave,” and can refer to anything from the flurries of snowfall to the sea foam of a crashing wave. Another translation is “smooth,” or “soft,” encouraging your little one to embrace their soft, kind heart. Whether baby is spending time with family, exploring nature, or enjoying time in the water, the name Genny will give them waves of encouragement. Genny was also at its most popular in the early 1970s, giving baby a vintage flair to celebrate their old soul.

Genny Name Popularity Data

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2013
+ 1549
from 2007
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