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Amber Meaning


What does Amber mean?

The name Amber is of English origin.

The meaning of Amber is "amber gem, golden color".

Amber is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Am-ber.

The Given Name Amber

Amber is a simple and attractive name.

A wonderfully classic name.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Amber falls into the gem or mineral name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Amber Benson, Amber Riley, and Amber Tamblyn.

Amber Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 471 in baby name popularity for girls with 658 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 402 in baby name popularity for girls with 779 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Amber sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Amber Name Popularity Page.

Amber Related Names

Variants of the name Amber include Ambere, Amberlee, Amberly, Amberlyn, Amberlynn, Ambrea, Ambria, Ambur.

The names Ambra, Ambre are all forms of Amber.

Famous Ambers

  • Amber Benson ~ Actress
  • Amber Riley ~ Actress
  • Amber Tamblyn ~ Actress

Amber Numerology

What will your new littleAmber be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Amber are often exciting and artistic but most of all they are read more >>

Amber Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Amber in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Amber.

Just for fun, see the name Amber in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Amber in Nautical Flags page.