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Genesis Origin and Meaning

The name Genesis is both a boy's name and a girl's name of English origin.
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.
# 973 in the US

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Famous People Named Genesis

  • Genesis Ali Dean; son of singerAlicia Keys
  • Genesis POrridge (born Neil Andrew Megson), vocalist of industrial group Throbbing Gristle
  • Genesis PotiniNew Zealand champion chess player.

Genesis in Pop Culture

  • Genesisthe first book of the Bible
  • Genesis Rhapsodosantagonist of the video game "Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII"
  • GenesisEnglish rock band
  • Sega Genesis16,bit home video game console system, also known as the Mega Drive