any of various tropical evergreen trees and shrubs of the myrtle family with colorful, cherrylike fruit which is often edible
a feminine name: dim. Genie
Origin of EugeniaClassical Latin ; from Classical Greek Eugenia: see Eugene
From the genus name.
- A female given name. Variant: Eugenie.
Ancient Greek Εὐγενία, feminine form of Εὐγένιος (=Eugene) "well born".