Eugene: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Eugene
Origin of the name Eugene:
A borrowing from the French, Eugene is derived from the Latin Eugenius, which is from eugenēs (well-borne).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Eugene was my first love. He was the most creative and fun-loving person I have ever known. He died at only 20 years old. Today, I turn around whenever I hear the name Eugene on the street or tv.
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Gene, Geno, Eug, Zjenya, Jhenya
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often short for Yevgeniy
Translation of Russian Evgeny
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Eugene O'Neill - playwright
Eugene McCarthy - Politician
Eugene Kelly - Actor
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Eugene Fitzherbert, better known as Flynn Rider from Tangled