Genesis

Genesis - A unique female name



  Jan 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Genesis appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #2900. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Genesis and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Genesis? 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 Genesis. The baby girl name Genesis was given to 4,265 baby girls in 2012, ranking #57 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 331 baby girls were given this name - making this a unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Genesis peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 57.



Famous with this name

Génesis Rodríguez
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Genesis is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Genesis is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #5 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #323.

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 Genesis is where you live.


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Genesis origin and meaning

Genesis is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Genesis, pop culture references for the name Genesis and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Genesis

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

Genessis / Genisis / Gennesis / Genise / Genese / Genesys / Genice / Genesee / Genessa / Genecis /

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
201257
201181
201089
200983
200895
2007139
2006168
2005155
2004184
2003218
2002229
2001222
2000246
1999255
1998265
1997256
1996285
1995332
1994266
1993433
1992382
1991442
1990587
1989639
1988757
19871107
19861742
19851645
19841900
19831491
19821959
19812044
19802136
19791880
19781933
19773071
19762918
19752900

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia5
California17
Texas17
Nevada19
New Mexico21
Arizona30
Maryland39
Virginia39
Florida49
North Carolina51
New York55
New Jersey60
Georgia62
Rhode Island67
Connecticut73
Hawaii75
Massachusetts79
Colorado79
Alabama87
South Carolina90
Illinois105
Arkansas107
Washington119
Tennessee129
Kansas131
Oklahoma135
Louisiana141
Utah141
Oregon175
Delaware181
Indiana186
Nebraska190
Iowa191
Idaho231
Mississippi232
Wisconsin250
Minnesota258
Pennsylvania276
Michigan299
Kentucky302
Missouri311
Ohio323

Even more about Genesis


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 Genesis a common or unique name?

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

What is the number of syllables for the name Genesis?

3 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Genesis
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 331
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +4,265

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