Colors Related to this Name: Red
Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic
Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #1434 in 2013 and #1378 in 2014.
Origin: Mentioned in Latin texts as Genava. Probably via Celtic origin from Proto-Indo-European root *genu (“bend”), *genawa in the sense of a bending river or estuary, possibly akin to Genoa.
-A canton of Switzerland, having Geneva as its capital.
-A city in Switzerland.
-Gin, especially Holland gin
-Largest lake in Switzerland.
-(by ellipsis) The Geneva Convention.