Jewel
Origin/Usage
French
Pronunciation
JOOL
Meaning
Precious stone
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Jewel originates in English language and is taken from the word for a precious stone, a piece of mineral used to make jewelry. As a feminine given name it has been used since the 19th century but nowadays is not overly popular in the United States. It functions as a surname as well.

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