Gender: Male Origin of Gene: Diminutive of Eugene Meaning of Eugene: Greek, "wellborn, noble"

Gene Origin and Meaning

The name Gene is a boy's name .

Like Ray, a formerly funky nickname name that is newly cool; used for rocker Liam Gallagher's son.

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fearlessfirefly Says:


Gene Dashiell
Gene Theron
Gene Matteo
Gene Nathaniel
Gene Calvin
Gene Forrest

Toronto87 Says:


I really like Gene. It's a friendly, masculine name that makes me think of someone happy and positive.

mabespark Says:


Despite the NB commentary, I still can't see this as a name.

Lge77 Says:


Middle name ideas for Gene?