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

The name Gene is a boy's name . Gene and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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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?