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Precious baby names and what they mean, for precious, with 28 results. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity 38 years ago (USAGE OF 1.02%) and are now much less conventional (USAGE 0.41%, 60% LESS), with names like Lulu becoming somewhat dated. The trendier birth names in this list are Jade (#111), Lana (#360), Emerald (#1029), Alannah (#869) and Alana (#200), while Imber (TOP 26%) is a conventional last name.

Precious names

Adalgisa - Jewel | Lana - Yakira

Adalgisa - Jewel

Derived fr. Old German word. "Noble, precious promise." Uncommon. Adalgisa, like Aloisa, ends with the favored feminine-sounding -isa. Italian name .. [Adelvice, Adelgise, Adalgise]

.. agate is a semiprecious gemstone which .. Agate (TOP 29%), like Abbate (TOP 7%), Alzate (12%), is a popular -ate suffix last name. See also Agatta.

Based on Old German language. "Precious." Allena and forms soared in popularity 6 years ago and are almost as popular now, but with Allene becoming less in vogue. French feminine form of Alain. [Allyn, Allena, Allayne, Allaine, Aleyne, Alenne, Alayne, Alane, .. 8 more]

Derived fr. Hawaiian word. "Ripe, precious." Not Top 2000 name. See also Aluma.


From Old German, Hawaiian words. "Precious; awakening." Alani (UPPER 43%), Alanis (3%), Alleyne (6%), Allyn (10%) and Lana (17%) exist often as surnames. A rather modern Latinate feminine form .. [Lannie, Alonna, Alona, Allyn, Alleyne, Allana, Aleynah, Aleyna, Alawna, Alanis, .. 23 more]


Source fr. Old German element. "Precious." Common, with usage of 0.018% for Alannah as a birth name in 2018, higher than 0.017% a year ago. See also Alynah. Variant spelling of Alanna (see Alana) ..


Stems fr. Old German. "Precious." Used somewhat frequently as baby names, Alene, Allena, etc. are comparable to the popular Arlene. Variant of Alaine. [Alynne, Alleyne, Alene, Alena, Alanna, Alanice, .. 7 more]

Source fr. Latin language. "Precious stone." Uncommon, with the androgynous-sounding -ne suffix, like Albine. See also Almondine.


.. name for a semiprecious gem made .. Amber is prevalent (TOP 3%) as a feminine name, whereas Ambar, Ambereen, Amberetta, Ambre and Ambur are irregularly used. [Ambur, Amberetta, Ambereen, .. 2 more]


Based on Greek element. "Precious purple jewel." Unique. Amethyst and variants are not listed in the US Census. According to ancient Greek superstition, an .. [Amethiste, Amatista, Amathyst, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Precious names: Alana, Alannah, Allena, Amber, Amethyst

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Precious names: Beryl, Coral, Emerald, Jade, Jewel

Stems fr. Hindi language. "Precious, priceless." Aimol and Anmoli are creative variations. See also Aimil.

Root fr. Arabic, Hebrew words. "Beloved precious; mighty." Aziza, Azize and Azizi are not Top 2000 names. [Azizi, .. 1 more]

From Chinese. "Precious treasure; guarantee." Not in Top 2000.


Root fr. Greek language. "Light green semiprecious gemstone." Berry (TOP 78%) and Beryl (22%) are common women's names. The word is of Indian origin .. [Beryn, Berrie, Beril, .. 4 more]

Derived fr. Irish, Gaelic language. "Gentle, beautiful, precious." Outside Top 2000. From "caomh". [Keva, Keevah, Keeva, Keavy]


.. word for the semiprecious natural sea .. Coraline is a fashionable version. [Koralline, Coralyne, Coralyn, Coralline, Coralee, .. 8 more]


Stems fr. English. "Precious gemstone." Usage of Emerald, Emeraldina, etc. as children's names in 2018 was 0.9% more than the year before. Jewel name .. [Esmeralda, Emmarald, Emeraldina, .. 3 more]


Stems fr. English word. "Precious stone." Jade, Jadrian, etc. became more trendy in 2018, rising +17 positions as baby names with Jaida rising the most. Jewel name .. [Zhade, Jaydra, Jayden, Jaeda, Jadyn, Jadrienne, Jadira, Jadeyn, Jadee, .. 15 more]

.. in the novel "Precious Bane" (1924) .. Jancis, Jances and Jancess are not often used as baby names. [Jancess, Jances]


Literally, a precious gem. The given .. Jewel and variants rose in popularity a century ago and are now less common, with Jewel falling out of fashion. [Juelline, Jewelene, .. 5 more]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Precious names [and variants] for girls.

1. Adalgisa - Jewel
Adalgisa [Adelvice, Adelgise, Adalgise], Agate, Alaine [Allyn, Alline, Allene, Allena, Alleen, Alleine, Allayne, Allaine, ..], Alamea, Alana [Lana, Lanny, Lanna, Lanah, Alona, Lannie, Lannah, Alonna, ..], Alannah, Allena [Alena, Alene, Alynne, Allynn, Allene, Allynne, Alleyne, ..], Almodine, Amber [Ambur, Ambre, Ambar, Ambereen, Amberetta], Amethyst [Amatista, Amethist, Amathyst, Amethiste], Anmol, Aziza [Azizi, Azize], Bao, Beryl [Beryn, Berry, Berri, Beril, Beryle, Berrie, Berylla], Caoimhe [Keva, Keeva, Keavy, Keevah], Coral [Koral, Korall, Coraly, Koralie, Coralyn, Coralyne, Koralline, Coralline, ..], Emerald [Em, Emmarald, Emeraude, Emeralda, Esmeralda, Emeraldina], Jade [Zhade, Jayde, Jayda, Jaydra, Jayden, Jaydee, Jaidra, Jaiden, ..], Jancis [Jances, Jancess], Jewel [Jewell, Jewelyn, Jewelle, Jewella, Juelline, Jewelisa, Jewelene]

Lana [Lanny, Lanna, Lanae, Lanette], Lulu, Nadira [Nadra, Nadirah], Ophira [Ofira, Ofeera], Precious [Precia, Preciosa], Silver [Silverie, Silverey], Treasure [Tresor, Tesora], Yakira [Yekara]

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