Names Categorized "pearl"

This is a list of names in which the categories include pearl.
BERMET f Kyrgyz
Means "pearl" in Kyrgyz.
BISERA f Bulgarian, Macedonian
Derived from the South Slavic word бисер (biser) meaning "pearl" (ultimately of Arabic origin).
CHÂU f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (châu) meaning "pearl, gem".
DAR f & m Hebrew
Means "mother-of-pearl, nacre" in Hebrew.
Means "pearl" in Uzbek.
GYÖNGYI f Hungarian
From Hungarian gyöngy meaning "pearl", of Turkic origin.
HELMI f Finnish, Swedish
Diminutive of VILHELMIINA or VILHELMINA. It also means "pearl" in Finnish.
HYEON-JU f & m Korean
From Sino-Korean (hyeon) meaning "virtuous, worthy, able" and (ju) meaning "jewel, pearl". This name can be formed by other hanja character combinations as well.
INZHU f Kazakh
Means "pearl" in Kazakh.
JUMANA f Arabic
Means "pearl" in Arabic.
LEIMOMI f Hawaiian
Means "pearl lei" or "pearl child" from Hawaiian lei "flowers, lei, child" and momi "pearl".
LULIT f Eastern African, Amharic
From Amharic ሉል (lul) meaning "pearl".
LULU (2) f Arabic
Means "pearls" in Arabic.
MADGE f English
Diminutive of MARGARET.
MAGGIE f English
Diminutive of MARGARET.
Means "pearl" in Hebrew, ultimately from Greek μαργαρίτης (margarites).
MARGARET f English
Derived from Latin Margarita, which was from Greek μαργαρίτης (margarites) meaning "pearl", a word that was probably ultimately a borrowing from an Indo-Iranian language. Saint Margaret, the patron of expectant mothers, was martyred at Antioch in the 4th century. Later legends told of her escape from a dragon, with which she was often depicted in medieval art. The saint was popular during the Middle Ages, and her name has been widely used in the Christian world.... [more]
MARGARID f Armenian
Alternate transcription of Armenian Մարգարիտ (see MARGARIT).
MARGARIDA f Portuguese, Galician, Catalan, Occitan
Portuguese, Galician, Catalan and Occitan form of MARGARET. Also in these languages, this is the common word for the daisy flower (species Bellis perennis, Leucanthemum vulgare and others).
MARGARIT f Armenian
Armenian form of MARGARET, also meaning "pearl" in Armenian.
MARGARITA f Spanish, Russian, Bulgarian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Greek, Late Roman
Latinate form of MARGARET. This is also the Spanish word for the daisy flower (species Bellis perennis, Leucanthemum vulgare and others).
MARGE f English, Estonian
Diminutive of MARGARET (English) or MARGAREETA (Estonian).
MARGIE f English
Diminutive of MARGARET.
French form of MARGARET. This is also the French word for the daisy flower (species Leucanthemum vulgare).
MEAGAN f English
Variant of MEGAN.
MEAGHAN f English
Variant of MEGAN.
MEG f English
Medieval diminutive of MARGARET. It is now also used as a short form of the related name MEGAN.
MEGAN f Welsh, English
Welsh diminutive of MARGARET. In the English-speaking world outside of Wales it has only been regularly used since the middle of the 20th century.
MEGHAN f English
Variant of MEGAN.
MOMI f Hawaiian
Means "pearl" in Hawaiian.
MORVARID f Persian
Means "pearl" in Persian.
PEARL f English
From the English word pearl for the concretions formed in the shells of some mollusks, ultimately from Late Latin perla. Like other gemstone names, it has been used as a given name in the English-speaking world since the 19th century. The pearl is the birthstone for June, and it supposedly imparts health and wealth.
PEARLE f English
Variant of PEARL.
PEARLIE f English
Diminutive of PEARL.
PEG f English
Short form of PEGGY.
PEGGIE f English
Variant of PEGGY.
PEGGY f English
Medieval variant of Meggy, a diminutive of MARGARET. The reason for the change in the initial consonant is unknown.
PENINNAH f Biblical
Means "precious stone, pearl" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of one of the wives of Elkanah, the other being Hannah.
PERLA f Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish cognate of PEARL.
PERLE f French, Yiddish
French and Yiddish cognate of PEARL. It is also used as a Yiddish vernacular form of Margaret.
PERLIE f English (Rare)
Diminutive of PEARL.
PERLITA f Italian, Spanish
Diminutive of PERLA.
SADAF f Arabic
Means "seashell, mother-of-pearl" in Arabic.
SEDEF f Turkish
Turkish form of SADAF.
SHINJU f Japanese
From Japanese 真珠 (shinju) meaning "pearl".