Gina
Origin/Usage
English, Italian, Latin
Pronunciation
JEE-nə
Meaning
Queen
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Gina can be a diminutive of Georgina, Luigina, but most likely Regina. Regina originates in Latin language and means "queen". It became popular at the end of the Victorian era as a nickname of queen Victoria, 'Victoria Regina'. Regina was a Saint, a virgin martyr, and it is also the name of the capital city of Saskatchewan, a province in Canada. Gina was popularized by the famous Italian actress Gina Lollobrigida.

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Gina Dick - writer
Gina Gershon - actress
Gina Philips - actress
Gina Torres - actress
Gina Livermore - writer
Gina Lollobrigida - actress
Gina Lagorio - writer

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