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Garnet meaning and name origin

Garnet \g(a)-rnet, gar-net\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Garnet), is pronounced GAR-net. It is of Middle English origin. A dark red gemstone named for the pomegranate that the garnet crystals resemble. It is the birthstone for January.

Garnet has 4 variant forms: Garnette, Granata, Grenata and Grenatta.


Popularity of Garnet

Garnet is a very popular first name for females (#1558 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#84776 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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