[ 2 syll. ge-nie, gen-ie ] The baby girl name Genie is pronounced as JH-IYNiy- †. Genie's language of origin is Old Greek and it is used largely in the English language. Genie is a short form (English) of Eugenie (German) and a familiar form of Eugenia.
Genie is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1903 with 0.006% of baby girls being given the name Genie. It was #844 in rank then. The baby name has fallen in popularity since then, and is currently of only sporadic use. Among all girl names in its family, Genie was nonetheless the most regularly used in 2018. Genie has also been used as a boy name.
† Pronunciation for Genie: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"