Imogene Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Imogene:
Of uncertain origin and meaning, Imogen was first recorded as the name of the heroine in Shakespeare's play Cymbeline. The name is thought to be a misprint of Raphael Holinshed's Innogen, a Celtic name supposedly derived from the Gaelic inghean (girl, maiden). Var: Imogen.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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-The name of one of the main characters in the book "The Blue Girl" by Charles DeLint
-Imogene "Idgie" Threadgoode, a main character in "Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe" by Fannie Flagg
-"Imogene's Antler's" a children's book by David Small
-Imogene Herdman, a main character in book and movie "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" by Barbara Robinson.
Imogene Clark Lucas, Lula Bell's mother in the book "Mama Hattie's Girl" by Lois Lenski