Genoveva

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin Genovefa, Genoveva, possibly either of Germanic origin, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *kunją (kin, family) + *wībą (woman, wife), or of Celtic origin, ultimately from Proto-Celtic *genos (family, clan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Genoveva f

  1. A female given name, cognate of English Genevieve

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin Genovefa, Genoveva, possibly either of Germanic origin, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *kunją (kin, family) + *wībą (woman, wife), or of Celtic origin, ultimately from Proto-Celtic *genos (family, clan).

Proper noun[edit]

Genoveva

  1. A female given name, cognate to Genevieve. Made popular by a 17th century romance of Genoveva of Brabant, but rare today.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin Genovefa, Genoveva, possibly either of Germanic origin, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *kunją (kin, family) + *wībą (woman, wife), or of Celtic origin, ultimately from Proto-Celtic *genos (family, clan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Genoveva f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Genevieve