Eugenia Name Meaning & Origin

Eugenia

Pronunciation: yoo-JEEN-ee-ə (English), ay-oo-KHAYN-yə (Spanish) (key)

Origin of the name Eugenia:

Feminine form of Eugene, which is derived from the Latin Eugenius, which is from eugenēs (well-borne).

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One of my best friends is named Eugenia, and she has slight troubles with even me saying her name wrong, and I have known her for four years!

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Gena, Genie, Geña, Genia, Eu, Euge, Nenya

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Famous real-life people named Eugenia: | Edit

Eugenia Zukerman, flutist and novelist
Princess Eugenie of York (Eugenie Victoria Helena)
Eugenia Tucker Fitzgerald, founder of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority

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"Eugenia", love song in Spanish.
Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan, principal character in Kathryn Stockett's "The Help", journalist in 1960s Jackson, Mississippi who interviews African American maids to tell their stories

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