Amethyst

♀ Name Amethyst – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Amethyst

Amethyst is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Amethyst

The name Amethyst is of Greek origin. It refers to the name of the purple semi-precious stone.

Meaning of Amethyst

Amethyst is the perfect name for women to drink some wine with, because it derives from the name of the purple semi-precious stone, which was believed to be a “remedy against drunkenness” (from Greek “a/ἀ” = not + “methystos/μέθυστος” = drunk/intoxicated).

Pronunciation of Amethyst

Alternate spelling of Amethyst

Améthyste

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Name Statistic: Amethyst is ranked #9301 overall ↑↑ 245

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  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 12296 ↓ -42
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8152 ↑↑ 662
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  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 2914 ↑↑ 3253
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  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 11965 ↑↑ 1376
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1803 ↑ 9
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 13508 ↓↓ -149
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5273 ↓ -35
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