What does Pearl mean?
Affiliated girl name: Emerald.
Pearl▼ has 22 more alternative forms via Margaret: Gretal, Gretel, Gretl, Mag, Marg, Marga, Marge▼, Margo▼, Margy, Marit, Marji, Meg, Megan▲, Meggi, Meggy, Meta▼, Mette, Meyta, Peg, Pegeen, Peggie▼ and Peggy▼.Kreatif forms: Pearlli, Pearllia, Pearlly. [more]
How popular is Pearl?
Pearl is a very prominent first name for women (#224 out of 4276, Top 5%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#4409 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Pearl for girls. Pearl reached its peak position of #26 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, and is presently at #628. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Pearl and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Pearl (#628 a year ago) are Emerald, Margaret (#169 a year ago), Marge, Margo, Margy, Meg, Megan (#308), Meta, Pearle, Pearlie, Pearline, Peggie, Peggy and Perla (#646). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.3353%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.1499%, down 55.3%), with forms such as Pearlie, Pearline, Peggie, Peggy and Perla becoming somewhat dated. Megan (#308) is the most trendy baby name among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)