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Hyacinth Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Hyacinth

Gender:

Unisex

Pronunciation:

Hya-ci-nth

No. Of Syllables:

3

No. Of Letters:

8

Origin & Meaning

The name Hyacinth is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Hyacinth is "flower".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "hyacinth flower".

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 13505  in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Hyacinth Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Hyacinth has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Hyacinth to other names.

Numerology

What will your new little Hyacinth be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

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Related Names

Hyacinth is a form of the name Hyakinthos.

The names Giacinto, Jacenty, Jacinthe, Jacinto are all forms of Hyacinth.

Other Tidbits

Hyacinth falls into the flower name category.

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hyacinth.

Just for fun, see the name Hyacinth 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 Hyacinth in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.