Genesis: unisex baby name meaning and popularity

Genesis

As the first book of the Bible, this name is no joke. It means “birth, origin” in Greek, and is the name of a rock band that spanned decades and included members like Phil Collins and Peter Gabriel.This name rose to popularity at the start of the 21st century and is still a top seller today. With a name like Genesis, a your little one is destined to do something big.

Nicknames:

Gen, Genny, Sis, Sissy.

Famous people named Genesis:

Genesis (the band), Sega Genesis, actress Genesis Rodriguez; daughter of Viola Davis.

Fun facts:

Greek translators used the first word of the Bible — the Hebrew bereshith, literally “in the beginning” — as its title.

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