Ginny is an English diminutive of the English, French, and German name Genevieve.
Ginny is also a diminutive of the English name Ginger.
Ginny is also an English diminutive of Virginia.
Ginny is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1958 with 0.012% of baby girls being named Ginny. It had a ranking of #632 then. The baby name has experienced a substantial fall in frequency since then, and is now used on a very light scale. In 2012, among the family of girl names directly related to Ginny, Genevieve was the most frequently used.
† Pronunciation for Ginny: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"