Amaryllis: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Amaryllis

From the Greek word "amarysso," meaning "to sparkle." And considering how many glittery products are marketed to little girls, this will probably be 100% accurate.

Nicknames:

Ama, Amy.

Famous people named Amaryllis:

Cellist Amaryllis Fleming; co-founder of Falcon Motorcycles, Amaryllis Knight; actress Amaryllis Garnett.

Fun fact:

An amaryllis is also a beautiful flower, named after Amaryllis, the heroine of Virgil's epic poem Ecologues.

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