Pearl
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
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Meaning
Gemstone
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Pearl originates in Latin language. Pearls are gemstones found in the living shelled mollusk and used to make jewelry. It is a birthstone of the month of June, as well as a symbol of modesty and innocence. It has been popular since Victorian Era until today and functions as a surname too. It can be used as both feminine and masculine given names, currently it is much more popular for girls.

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Pearl Bailey - actress
Pearl Ellis - published author
Pearl White - actress

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