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GenderFeminine
PronouncedPron.es-me-RAL-da Spanish
esh-mə-RAL-də Portuguese
ez-mə-RAHL-də English
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Meaning & History

Means "emerald" in Spanish and Portuguese. Victor Hugo used this name in his novel 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame' (1831), in which Esmeralda is the Gypsy girl who is loved by Quasimodo. It has occasionally been used in the English-speaking world since that time.
VariantsEmerald, Esmaralda English
User SubmissionEsméralda

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American Horror Story characters, birthstones, colors, Discworld characters, Disney characters, fictional characters, gemstones, green, Kingdom Hearts characters, literature, movies, nature, Suikoden characters, Tolkien characters, Victor Hugo characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute