[ yoo-jee-nee-uh, -jeen-yuh ]

  1. a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “nobility.”

  • Also Eu·ge·nie [yoo-jee-nee]. /yuˈdʒi ni/.

Words Nearby Eugenia Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Eugenia in a sentence

  • It will be the greatest satisfaction to me to see her—little Eugenia—how proud your dear grandmother was of her!

    Robin Redbreast | Mary Louisa Molesworth
  • Eugenia shall come straight to Robin Redbreast for as long as I can get her to stay, and that will be as long as she wishes.

    Robin Redbreast | Mary Louisa Molesworth
  • Amiable and wise Eugenia, examine rigorously the ideas that, by your own desire, I shall hereafter present you.

    Letters To Eugenia | Paul Henri Thiry Holbach
  • Eugenia frankly acknowledged she had been much amused the preceding evening, and wished to be again of the party.

    Camilla | Fanny Burney
  • No new proposition being made for Eugenia, Miss Margland permitted her again to be led out by the handsome stranger.

    Camilla | Fanny Burney