The name Genovefa has traditionally been given to girls. The meaning of Genovefa is 'juniper tree'.It is a German-origin name considered to be connected to French and Celtic-origin words. The name is popular in many European countries. It is an alternative variation of Genevieve. One of the famous people associated with the name Genovefa is Genovefa von Weber. She was a renowned opera singer from Germany in the 18th century. She became popular and was considered one of Vienna's most successful opera singers.