Amaryllis: baby girl name meaning and popularity


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.


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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