Amber
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Given Name AMBER
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: AM-bər   [details]
Meaning & History
From the English word amber that denotes either the gemstone, which is formed from fossil resin, or the orange-yellow colour. The word ultimately derives from Arabic عنبر ('anbar). It began to be used as a given name in the late 19th century, but it only became popular after the release of Kathleen Winsor's novel 'Forever Amber' (1944).
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Related Names
VARIANT: Amberly (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ambre (French), Ambra (Italian), Ámbar (Spanish)
Popularity
United States  ranked #374 
England and Wales  ranked #57 
Canada (BC)  - 
Australia (NSW)  - 
Belgium  ranked #55 
Ireland  ranked #59 
Netherlands  ranked #79 
New Zealand  ranked #92 
Northern Ireland  ranked #59 
Scotland  ranked #38