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Jewel Baby Names

Jewel names

Jewel names and what they mean, for jewel, pearl, gemstone, gem, birthstone.

Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.2792%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.162%, down 42%), with names such as Diamond, Gretchen, Margery, Meta and Opal falling out of style. The most fashionable names for newborns here are Gemma (#272), Jade (#139), Maggie (#239), Maisie (#658) and Ruby (#90), with Maggie and Ruby going through a revival in popularity. Mugan (top 58%) and Magan (19%) are common surnames.

Agate - Greta

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jewel names: Amber, Beryl, Cheryl, Crystal, Diamond

Agate 1 .. .. is a semiprecious gemstone which was .. Common as surname, and Agate (upper 29%) is similar to common -ate last name Adgate (upper 44%). See also Agata.

Alumina 2 .. basis of such gems as ruby .. Not in popularity charts. [Allumina]

Amber 3 .. for a semiprecious gem made from .. Amaber, Amberaa and Anber are kreatif forms. [Ambar, Ambereen, .. 3 more]

Amethyst 4 .. Source fr. Greek element. "Precious purple jewel." Not in popularity charts. .. amethyst is the birthstone for February. [Amathyst, .. 3 more]

Beryl 5 .. From Greek element. "Light green semiprecious gemstone." Beryl and forms peaked in popularity in the 1910s and have become less popular, with Beryl becoming less stylish. The word is of Indian origin .. [Beril, Berrie, Berry, Beryn, .. 3 more]

Bich 6 .. From Vietnamese element. "Gemstone." Bich was not a Top birth name in 2014.

Bijou 7 .. Root fr. French word. "Jewel." Not Top 1000 names. Pet name .. [Bijoux]

Cameo 8 .. .. refers to a gem portrait carved .. Not Top 1000 names. [Cammeo]

Ceinwen 9 .. .. means beauties or gems, so the .. Ceinwen, Cain and Keyne are barely found as first names, and Cain appears frequently (upper 1%) as a last name. [Cain, .. 1 more]

Cheryl 10 .. Root fr. French, Greek languages. "Green gemstone." Somewhat widely used as girls' names, Sherai, Cheryl, etc. sound like the common Shera. Not found before the 1920s .. [Charell, Cherlyn, Cherrill, Cherryl, Cherylee, Cherylinn, Sharell, Sharyll, Sherrell, Sherianne, .. 40 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jewel names: Emerald, Esmeralda, Garnet, Gemma, Greta

Cordula 11 .. .. possibly from Welsh meaning "sea jewel" .. Cordula, Kordula, etc. are uncommon as baby names. [Cordulla, .. 2 more]

Crystal 12 .. .. into the shape of a gemstone .. Christal (top 32%), Christel (28%), Christle (50%), Chrystal (25%) and Crystal (9%) occur regularly as surnames. [Christal, Christalene, Christalin, Christall, Christalyn, Christel, Christella, Christelle, Christleen, Christline, .. 65 more]

Diamond 13 .. The gemstone first used as a .. Adoption of Diamond, Diamanta, etc. as birth names in 2014 was down 61.7% compared to the previous year. [Diamanda, Diamonique, .. 3 more]

Emerald 14 .. Derivative of English word. "Precious gemstone." Esmeralda has increased in prominence since 1880-1889. Jewel name: Emerald is the birthstone .. [Em, Emmarald, .. 4 more]

Esmeralda 15 .. .. esmeralda for the prized green gemstone .. Esmeralda has increased in prominence as a girls' name since 1880-1889. [Em, Emmie, Emerant, Esmaralda, Esmarelda, Esmee, Ezzie, .. 14 more]

Flordeperia 16 .. Origin fr. Spanish element. "Flower of pearl." Rare, with the common -ia ending like Filia.

Garnet 17 .. A dark red gemstone named for .. Not in Top 1000. [Garnette, Grenata, .. 2 more]

Gemma 18 .. Derivative of Latin. "Gem, jewel." Common, with the androgynous-sounding -ma suffix for Gemma, Jemma like Guglielma. Saint Gemma was an Italian saint canonized in 1940 .. [Gem, Gemmalynn, Jemma, Jemsa, .. 1 more]

Ghita 19 .. Root fr. Italian, Greek elements. "Pearl." Not Top 1000 names. Diminutive of Margherita. [Geeta, .. 1 more]

Greta 20 .. Root fr. German, Greek elements. "Pearl." Prominent. Gretta, var. (cf. Giuditta) ends with -ta. Short form of Margaret .. [Greeta, Grete, Grethel, Grietje, .. 9 more]

Quick Reference

Summary of Jewel names (and variants) for girls.

Agate - Greta
Agate, Alumina [Allumina], Amber [Ambur, Ambre, Ambar, Ambereen, Amberetta], Amethyst [Amathyst, Amatista, Amethist, Amethiste], Beryl [Berry, Beryn, Berri, Berrie, Beryle, Berylla], Bich, Bijou [Bijoux], Cameo [Cammeo], Ceinwen [Cain, Keyne], Cheryl [Sheryl, Shiral, Shyril, Sheryle, Sheryll, Shyrill, ..], Cordula [Kordula, Cordulla, Kordulla], Crystal [Kristle, Krystle, Krystal, Khrystle, Krystalle, Khristalle, ..], Diamond [Diamanda, Diamanta, Diamante, Diamonique, Diamontina], Emerald [Em, Emeralda, Emeraude, Emmarald, Esmeralda, Emeraldina], Esmeralda [Lala, Ezzie, Lolly, Marilda, Smeralda, Ezmeralda, ..], Flordeperia, Garnet [Granata, Grenata, Garnette, Grenatta], Gemma [Gem, Jemsa, Jemma, Gemmalyn, Gemmalynn], Ghita [Gita, Geeta], Greta [Gryta, Gretna, Gretta, Grette, Grethel, Grietje, ..]

Gretchen - Opal
Gretchen, Jade [Zhade, Jayda, Jayde, Jayden, Jaydra, Jaydee, ..], Jearl [Jerle], Jetta [Jett, Jette, Yette], Jewel [Jewell, Jewella, Jewelle, Jewelyn, Jewelisa, Juelline], Jumana [Jumanah, Jumanna], Lulu, Madge, Magali [Magaly, Magaley, Magalie, Maggali], Maggie [Maggi, Maguy, Maggy, Magli, Magali, Maggey], Maisie [Maisy, Mazie, Mazey, Maisee, Maizie, Maisey], Mamie [Mame, Maime, Mayme], Manika, Margaret [Peg, Rita, Meyta, Peggy, Peggie, Pegeen, ..], Margery [Marjy, Marjie, Marjori, Marjory, Marjorie, Marjorey, ..], Marjorie [Marji, Marjy, Marjie, Marjory, Marjery, Marjorey, ..], Meg, Megan [Meggy, Meggie, Meghan, Meghann, Meighan, Meghanne, ..], Meta, Opal [Opall, Opalina, Opaline]

Padme - Ula
Padme [Padma], Pearl [Perle, Perley, Perline, Perlita, Perlette, Perlline, ..], Peggy [Peg, Pegg, Peggie, Pegeen], Peninah [Pnina], Reta [Reda, Reeda, Reeta, Rheta, Rhetta], Rita [Rida, Riet, Reita, Rieta, Ritta, Rheeta], Ruby [Rubia, Rubie, Rubina, Rubyna, Rubinia, Rubianne, ..], Sapphire [Safira, Saphira, Sephira, Sapphira], Soraya [Subaru, Soreeyah], Topaz, Ula [Eula, Ulla, Ulli, Yulla]