Ginny Name Meaning & Origin

Ginny

Pronunciation: JI-nee (key)

Origin of the name Virginia:

Derived from the Latin Verginius (springlike, flourishing), an old Roman family name which has its root in the Latin ver (spring).

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Related Names:

Virginia, Ginger, Ginevra

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Meanings and history of the name Ginny

Can be a short form for Virginia and Ginevra.

Famous real-life people named Ginny

Virginia "Ginny" Brown-Waite - former U.S. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district, serving from 2003 until 2011
Ginny Buckley - British journalist, radio and television presenter
Ginny Clee - English blues rock singer-songwriter and musician.
Virginia Leigh "Ginny" Owens - Contemporary Christian music singer/songwriter who is also blind.

Ginny in song, story & screen

Jinny Exstead, character on the TV show "The Division"
Ginevra Molly Weasley from Harry Potter
Ginnie Sorelli, character on the TV show "Related"
Song called: Ginny Come Lately - Brian Hyland

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