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Gender: Male Origin of Genesis: Word name

The name Genesis is a boy's name of English origin. Genesis and is often added to user-created lists like Fighting Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "AB, BC, CD, DE, EF, FG, GH....GIRLS".

From the experts:

Though Genesis is a Top 100 girls' name, it's by all rights a unisex choice. And really, there's nothing intrinsically female about Genesis, unless you use nickname Gen which sounds exactly like the ubiquitous Jen.

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Famous People Named Genesis

Genesis Ali Dean; son of singer, Alicia Keys
Genesis P-Orridge (born Neil Andrew Megson), vocalist of industrial group Throbbing Gristle
Genesis Potini - New Zealand champion chess player.

Pop Culture References for the name Genesis

Genesis, the first book of the Bible
Genesis Rhapsodos, antagonist of the video game "Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII"
Genesis, English rock band