Gene

Gene - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Gene appeared on the charts for the first time in 1911 on position #981. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Gene and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Gene? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Gene. The baby girl name Gene was given to 6 baby girls in 1972, ranking #2430 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 227,010 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Gene peaked in popularity 94 years ago in 1925 on position 356.



Famous with this name

Gene Hackman
Gene Kelly
Gene Tierney


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Gene is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Gene is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,408 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,408.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Gene is where you live.


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Gene origin and meaning

Gene is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Gene, pop culture references for the name Gene and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Gene

We've found the following names that sound similar to Gene, sorted by popularity.

Gina / Gianna / Gwen / Gena / Gemma / Giana / Ginny / Genna / Gema / Gianni /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19722430
19712477
19642213
19582239
19562203
19551371
19541519
19531333
19521293
19511424
19501205
1949953
19481016
1947846
1946788
1945857
1944795
1943850
1942705
1941855
19401181
1939950
1938967
19371007
1936920
1935922
1934826
1933685
1932699
1931672
1930548
1929565
1928463
1927452
1926431
1925356
1924439
1923506
1922463
1921549
1920498
1919610
1918617
1917572
1916678
1915615
1914596
1913598
1912732
1911981

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1408

Even more about Gene


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Gene a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Gene?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1925
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Gene
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 227,010
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1911
1972 births +6

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