Ginger: baby girl name popularity and meaning

Ginger

This can be a standalone name, or a diminutive of Virginia. It's widely used as slang for a redhead, but no matter what color your daughter's hair is, Ginger is a saucy, sassy choice - because you know she will be.

Nicknames:

Gin, Gingie.

Famous people named Ginger:

Actress and dancer Ginger Rogers; tennis player Ginger Helgeson-Nielsen; bassist Ginger Pooley.

Fun fact:

The spice ginger comes from a root, and is used in cooking as well as medicinally - it's especially good for fighting nausea (including morning sickness!).

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