Pronunciation:jen eh veev


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The name Geneviéve is French, but ultimately of Old German derivation. It comes from the words “geno” meaning “people”, and “wefa” meaning “woman”. Geneviéve is the name of the patron saint of Paris, and is also the name of a popular 1953 British film in which a classic/vintage car bears the name.

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