Name: Genie

Origin and Meaning of the Name Genie

  • Meaning:
    Of noble descent
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (JEE nee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Genie

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Genie can be a nickname for Eugenia or Eugenie; it had a fair amount of popularity in the Victorian era, but has since dropped dramatically in public usage, probably due to its similarity to "genie," a mythical wish-granting figure from Middle Eastern folklore.

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