Beryl

Beryl - A very unique female name



  Jan 27,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Beryl, meaning sea-green jewel, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #468. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Beryl and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Beryl? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Beryl. The baby girl name Beryl was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5076 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Beryl peaked in popularity 100 years ago in 1920 on position 378.



Famous with this name

Beryl Reid
Beryl Mercer
Beryl Vertue


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Rating: 4/5 (4 people)


Beryl is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Beryl is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,604 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,604.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Beryl is where you live.


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Beryl origin and meaning

Beryl is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means sea-green jewel. To see famous people named Beryl, pop culture references for the name Beryl and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Beryl

We've found the following names that sound similar to Beryl, sorted by popularity.

Beverly / Brielle / Beverley / Brylee / Briley / Briella / Braylee / Brylie / Beverlee / Brilee /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20125076
19954194
19672089
19662164
19651979
19641739
19631526
19621439
19611468
19601363
19591211
19581326
1957923
19561053
1955984
1954906
1953913
1952857
1951752
1950738
1949743
1948687
1947683
1946845
1945780
1944707
1943729
1942734
1941686
1940662
1939624
1938611
1937611
1936595
1935666
1934533
1933545
1932494
1931433
1930501
1929552
1928511
1927477
1926469
1925507
1924489
1923501
1922491
1921461
1920378
1919431
1918409
1917439
1916445
1915426
1914405
1913419
1912396
1911511
1910468

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3604

Even more about Beryl


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Beryl a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Beryl?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1920
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Beryl
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +5

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