- A province of Liguria, Italy.
- A city and the capital of the province of Genoa, and also the capital of Liguria.
- A placename.
Etymology: From Genua, as the city was known by the ancient Ligurians; probably from Ligurian word for "knee", from Proto-Indo-European
- French: Gíªnes
- German: Genua
- Spanish: Génova
- Dutch: Genua
- Italian: Genoa
- genu, knee, i.e., angle, from its geographical position, thus akin to Geneva.
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