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Pearl Meaning


What does Pearl mean?

The name Pearl is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Pearl is "jewel".

Pearl is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Pearl.

The Given Name Pearl

Stylish and enchanting, it is a name considered by many parents.

This 1 syllable name has dazzle and charm.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Pearl falls into the name categories classic, gem or mineral.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Pearl S. Buck.

Pearl Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 647 in baby name popularity for girls with 455 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 656 in baby name popularity for girls with 453 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Pearl Related Names

Variants of the name Pearl include Pearle.

The name Perla is a form of Pearl.

Pearl has the diminutive (nickname) Pearlie.

Famous Pearls

  • Pearl S. Buck ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1938, Writer

Pearl Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Pearl.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Pearl are often diligent and dutiful but most of all they are read more >>

Pearl Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Pearl.

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