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xGeneva
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
jə-NEE-və
Meaning
Leader of the tribe
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Geneva is a diminutive of Genevieve. Genevieve originates in Germanic languages and means "leader of the tribe". It was the name of a 5th century patron saint of Paris in Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Church. In the United States, Genevieve has been fairly popular as a feminine given name. Geneva is the second largest city in Switzerland.

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Geneva Smitherman - writer

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