Variation of Genevieve or Geneva, French
"tribe woman or juniper"

Genoveva Origin and Meaning

The name Genoveva is a girl's name of Spanish, Italian origin meaning "tribe woman or juniper".

The rare name Genoveva might be thought of as a variation of the French names Genevieve or Geneva, which have different roots and meanings. An unusual, pretty choice.

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Famous People Named Genoveva

  • Saint Genoveva Torres MoralesSpanish nun
  • Genoveva (or Genevieve) of BrabantFrench medieval chaste wife falsely accused and repudiated
  • GenovevaCountess of Virneburg, wife of Henry II, Count of Nassau,Dillenburg
  • Genoveva AñonmaEquatoguinean footballer
  • Genoveva EichenmannSwiss distance runner
  • Genoveva MatuteFilipina fiction writer
  • Delilah Genoveva Stewart del Toro (b. 2011)daughter of actors Kimberly Stewart and Benicio del Toro, granddaughter of singer Rod Stewart

Genoveva in Pop Culture

  • "Genoveva" opera by Robert Schumann about Genevieve of Brabant
  • Doña Genovevacharacter in film "How the Garcia Girls Spent their Summer"
  • Genoveva Azurespecies of Australian butterfly