Ginette Name Meaning & Origin

Ginette

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Genevieve:

Derived from the Gaulish Genovefa, a name with Celtic roots but the meaning of which is uncertain. The first element is believed to be from genos (race, people, tribe); the second is possibly from an element meaning "woman." Its alteration in the translation from the Celtic to the French seems to be the cause of the confusion.

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Ginette is a diminutive of Genevieve
This is a French name

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Ginette Reno, a French Canadian author
Ginette Leclerc, French film actress
Ginette Mathiot, a French food writer
Ginette Garcin, a French actress

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