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The Best Baby Names That Mean Jewel 

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Updated October 13, 2018 566 votes 94 voters 5.8k views 18 items

Many people want their baby to have a name that reminds them of something beautiful and these baby names that mean jewel do just that. Many precious gemstones are gorgeous in appearance and some gems may even have a personal meaning for new parents. If you're in need of a good name, browse the jewel name list below! 

Plenty of classic girls names refer to a specific type of gem, such as Ruby, Opal, Pearl, and Sapphire. However, not all female names that mean jewel refer to something so specific. Names like Gemma and Beryl refer to jewels and gems more broadly. There are some unique boys names that mean jewel, like the Swahili name Kito and the Sanskrit name Mani. If you want something less gender specific, there are plenty of cute unisex options like Adi and Topaz. 

Do you have a favorite name that means jewel for the little gem in your life? Give the best options a thumbs up and please add any good names we may have missed.

list ordered by
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Female, English: Type of jewel

2
Opal

Female, English/Sanskrit: Type of gem and also means jewel in Sanskrit

3

Female, English/Dutch: Type of jewel

4
Pearl

Female, English: Type of gem

5

Female, Latin: Jewel, precious stone

6
Sapphire

Female, English: A jewel, a gem

7
Topaz

Unisex, Latin: Type of gemstone

8
Adi

Unisex, Hebrew: Jewel, ornament

9
Kito

Male, Swahili: Precious jewel

10
Tiara

Female, Latin: Crown, jeweled headdress

11
Takara

Unisex, Japanese: Treasure, jewel

12
Beryl

Female, English: Clear or pale green stone

13
Bijou

Female, French: Jewel

14
Rinchen

Unisex, Bhutani: Treasure, jewel, gem

15

Male, Sanskrit: Jewel

16
Tamayo

Female, Japanese: Generation jewel

17
Norbu

Male, Tibetan: Jewel

18
Ratna

Male, Indian: A jewel, treasure