Eugene: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Eugene

A Greek name meaning "noble, highborn." You may have to remind your little Eugene who rules the roost every now and then ... but then again, what parent doesn't?!

Nicknames:

Gene.

Famous people named Eugene:

Playwright Eugene O'Neill; actors Eugene Osment and James Eugene "Jim" Carrey; novelist Eugene "Gore" Vidal; painter Eugène Delacroix; Nobel Prize winner Eugene Wigner; astronaut Edwin Eugene "Buzz" Aldrin

Fun fact:

Eugene is the first name of the money-grubbing Mr. Krabs from "Spongebob Squarepants."

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