Genoveffa is a rare female given name. The origins of the name Genoveffa include French and German. For both adults and children, the last name Genoveffa is uncommon. The meaning of Genoveffa is 'juniper tree'. Genoveffa is also considered an alternative variation of Geneva, the name of the city in Switzerland. In Italian, Genevieve is also known as Genoveffa, which may also mean 'woman of the tribe'.