Amethyst: baby girl name popularity and meaning

Amethyst

If you like the color purple, the month of February (amethyst is its birthstone), or just gem names that go beyond Crystal and Jade, this is the perfect name for your baby girl. Even if you end up calling her Amy 'cause Amethyst is damn hard to spell.

Nicknames:

Amy.

Famous people named Amethyst:

Rapper Iggy Azalea (real name: Amethyst Amelia Kelly).

Fun fact:

In the children's novel The Ordinary Princess by M.M. Kaye, the main character is Princess Amethyst Alexandra Augusta Araminta Adelaide Aurelia Anne of Phantasmorania. But she goes by Amy, naturally.

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